Rainbow Bridge Fire 2010

Day 1 of the Rainbow Bridge Fire
Looking north up the Stehekin Valley at the Rainbow Bridge Fire on the first reported day of the fire, 7-29-2010.



The Rainbow Bridge Fire, located within the Stehekin Valley of Lake Chelan National Recreation Area, was reported July 29, 2010. The fire has been burning in extremely steep terrain in the Rainbow Creek and Boulder Creek drainages approximately three miles up-valley from Stehekin Landing. NPS staff have determined the cause of the fire to be from a lightning strike.

Currently, there is very little fire activity. All services in Stehekin are open and running on schedule.

To see the latest fire photos, visit the North Cascades Flickr set.

Fire information: 360-854-7365 ext. 13.

Additional information: www.inciweb.org/incident/2051

To learn about the NPS Fire and Management program, click here.


Last updated: August 11, 2017

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