A new fire was detected in Yellowstone National Park on Sunday, August 18. The fire was lightning-caused and is located approximately one mile west of Dunraven Pass. There are no area, campsite, or trail closures at this time

Due to increased fire activity, the parkwide fire danger level for Yellowstone is now high. There are currently no fire restrictions in place in the park.

Campfires are only permitted within established fire rings in campgrounds and some backcountry campsites. All campfires must be cold to the touch before abandoning.

Stay informed about current fire activity in Yellowstone.

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