Shoshone Lake Fire reduced to 38 acres

(Lander, Wyo.) – The Shoshone Lake Fire is located approximately 15 miles west of Lander on the Washakie Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest. After more accurate on the ground GPS mapping, the fire is only 38 acres in size. With three type 2 hand crews on scene, the incident command team is actively working to suppress the Shoshone Lake Fire. Today, the fire crews will be working on breaking up hot spots within in the fire perimeter. To facilitate wildland suppression activities, an area closure remains in place for public and firefighter safety. For fire information, visit, follow us on Twitter (@ShoshoneNF). #county10 #news h/t h/t Seth Rohn