Small fire started in the Shoshone National Forest near Cody

(Cody, Wyo.) – A fire was reported in the vicinity of Snowshoe Creek in the Dillworth Bench area of the Shoshone National Forest on Sunday, July 20 at approximately 2:00 PM. Shoshone National Forest units responded but were unable to immediately access the area due to the remote location.

The Dillworth Fire, which is located on the north side of the Clarks Fork Canyon, is estimated to be two acres in size. A Shoshone National Forest initial attack crew, the Wyoming state helicopter, and the Wyoming Hotshots are responding to the fire.

As of Monday afternoon, the fire was approximately six acres in size.