The Camp Fire is located in the Cave Creek Ranger District of the Tonto National Forest. The Camp Fire is 50 % contained and remains at approximately 650 acres. The fire is anticipated to be 80% contained by 6:00 p.m. tonight. The fire burned east and north of Bronco Trailhead.
Geronimo Hotshots from San Carlos Agency, San Carlos, Az., and two Tonto National Forest Type 3 engines remain onsite. All other resources have been reassigned to other fires.
The fire’s cause is still under investigation and public access to the area remains open.
No structures or homes are threatened.
Start Date: July 16, 2015, reported at approximately 12:45 p.m.
Size: Approximately 650 Acres
Cause: Under investigation
Vegetation: Grass, brush, pinyon pine, and juniper
Growth Potential: Low to Moderate
- Two Type 3 engines
- One Hotshot crew
Fire Information: For further information on this incident please visit www.fs.usda.gov/tonto.