As multiple massive fires burn through Washington and California, there are also some burning in North Idaho. Here are the biggest fires in that area:
The Cougar Fire is burning east of Sandpoint and is estimated to be 1,700 acres in size.
The fire is currently zero percent contained.
SURPRISE CREEK FIRE*:
This fire is burning and estimated 1,500 acres approximately 5 miles southeast of Lakeview, Idaho.
So far, this fire is also zero percent contained.
The Rampike Fire is burning along the border of Idaho and Montana near Cabin Peak.
An estimated 970 acres are burning with zero percent containment.
SMITH CREEK FIRE*:
The fire just 14 miles from the Canadian border near Lookout Mountain is burning 814 acres.
It is also zero percent contained.
*All information in this article was gathered through the Idaho Fire Map website and the Idaho Panhandle National Forests.