Momyer Fire Update: 90% Contained as of May 16th

Big Bear, Ca, May 16, 2011, 12:00pm - The Momyer Fire, that started the morning of May 8th, is currently at 90% containment with full containment expected on May 17th.  The fire, which burned near the Forest Falls area in very rocky steep terrain, has burned a total of 150 acres.  According to the San Bernardino National Forest, firefighters and … [Read more...]

Update on Momyer Fire: 50% Contained

 Big Bear, Ca, May 11, 2011, 1:00pm -This is n update regarding the Momyer Fire, which began on May 8th at approximately 10:30 a.m. The fire is currently burning in the San Gorgonio Wilderness Area in steep, rugged terrain in a north/north east direction, west of Alger Creek and north of the Momyer Trail, and is currently 50% contained. … [Read more...]

Momyer Fire Near Forest Falls Partially Contained

Photo by Steve Loe of Momyer Fire

Forest Falls, CA, May 10, 2011, 9:00am - The vegetation fire near Forest Falls is now 40% contained after burning roughly 150 acres. The Momyer Fire was reported at about 10:45am Sunday, May 8, and is located a few miles north of the Forest Falls area in steep terrain west of Alger Creek and north of Momyer Trail. It has not threatened any … [Read more...]