For Immediate Release. A fire on the Tonto National Forest has burned approximately 450 acres as of 8 a.m. on Sunday, June 11, 2017.
Name Fire: Highline Fire
Location: Hells Canyon. Northwest of Payson and Bonita Creek Estates
§ Nearest major town is Payson.
Start Date: Smoke sighted at 3:15 p.m. on June 10, 2017
Cause: Unknown / Fire is currently under investigation.
Vegetation: Grass, brush, timber