This afternoon crews from Sisters-Camp Sherman Fire District responded to a brush fire on Sno Cap Lane at the base of Hinkle Butte north of Sisters Aerial resources responded to this incident as well. Sisters-Camp Sherman Fire District reports that forward movement on the fire was stopped at about 1.6 acres.
This brush fire is approximately 3 miles away from and not related to the prescribed burn (Unit IFR66) along Indian Ford Road occurring on the Deschutes National Forest today. The prescribed burn is still going to plan and under control. Ignitions are almost complete for the day.