• An aerial view of Old Faithful erupting taken from Observation Point with the Old Faithful Inn to the side.

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

2006 Fire Report

2006 Fire Summary Table

#
Fire
Cause
Duration
Status
Acres
6014
Scorched
Human
8/30/2006
Out 9/1
0.1 ac
6013
Fallin
Powerline
8/24/2006
Out 8/28
0.1 ac
6012
Sefton
Human
8/24/2006
Out 8/28
0.1 ac
6011
Dryad
Lightning
8/21/2006
Suppression - Out 8/31
0.1 ac
6010
Pumice
Lightning 8/21/2006 Suppression - Out 8/31 1.0 ac
6009
Big Thumb
Human
8/16/2006 Out 8/16
0.1 ac
6008
Stinky
Lightning 8/15/2006 Out 10/23
1010 ac
6007
Natural Bridge
Powerline
8/11/2006 Out 8/11
0.1 ac
6006
Alice
Lightning 8/07/2006 WFU - Out 8/17 0.1 ac
6005
Magpie
Lightning 7/30/2006 WFU - Out 10/23 3235 ac
6004
Bison Peak
Lightning 7/14/2006 WFU - Out 8/19 0.1 ac
6003
Sandy
Lightning 7/03/2006 WFU - Out 7/12 0.1 ac
6002
Hellroaring
Lightning 6/27/2006 WFU - Out 7/20 0.3 ac
6001
Summit
Lightning 6/25/2006 WFU - Out 7/01
0.1 ac

Did You Know?

Seventh Cavalry Ensignia Pin.

Prior to the establishment of the National Park Service, the U.S. Army protected Yellowstone between 1886 and 1918. Fort Yellowstone was established at Mammoth Hot Springs for that purpose.