A wildfire that started Monday evening near the Baker/Malheur county border north of Ironside is growing this afternoon, producing a towering smoke plume. It's located in New Mexico, United States. The fire is in hazardous terrain that is steep and inaccessible with snags that are a safety concern for firefighters. The Old Baldy Fire is at 50% containment and holding at 129 acres due to the successful efforts of firefighter and aviation resources. Baldy Mountain is a relatively insignificant peak in the Strawberry Mountain Range when looking at elevation gain, overall height, and difficulty of hike. Glorieta Baldy Fire Lookout (GC6MVDF) was created by ACFunk on 7/3/2016. A day hike or rugged drive to the Glorieta Baldy Fire Lookout. This will be the final update for the 1320-acre Baldy Fire which began August 6, approximately 52 miles northeast of Ely, and is now 100% contained on the evening of August 10. Hazard Mapping System: Fire and Smoke Baldy. Hazard Mapping System: Fire and Smoke Baldy. Overview. The fire transitioned to a Type 4 IC and plans are to improve on mop up operations and begin demobilization. This will be the final update for the 1320-acre Baldy Fire which began August 6, approximately 52 miles northeast of Ely, and is now 100% contained on the evening of August 10. Fire activity is minimal with heat in the interior of the existing fire perimeter. The 300-acre Baldy Mountain Fire is burning about eight miles northeast of Ironside. This will be the final update for the 1320-acre Baldy Fire which began August 6, approximately 52 miles northeast of Ely, and is now 100% contained on the evening of August 10. The fire is about 10 air miles southeast of Hereford, 6 miles southwest of Bridgeport, and about 4 miles south of the junction of Highway 245 and the Burnt River Canyon Road. Trees could be seen torching on the southwest perimeter in an area that was kept in check yesterday by water drops from helicopters. The fire continues to smolder but three BLM engines are at the scene, the agency said. The Glorieta Baldy Fire Lookout is a steel tower with a 14' by 14' wooden cab at the top. The Whitewater–Baldy Complex Fire started on May 9, 2012, because of a lightning strike in Catron County. – The Baldy Fire burned actively overnight on the south side of Baldy Mountain, northwest of Ione. It's a Regular size geocache, with difficulty of 2, terrain of 3. What Baldy does offer though is a mile long summit meadow with a great view of the higher peaks to the south … Four BLM engines along with air support and a bulldozer from the Ironside Rangeland Fire Protection Association are working to control that blaze. The fire transitioned to a Type 4 IC and plans are to improve on mop up operations and begin demobilization. The Baldy Mountain Fire, located 8 miles northeast of Ironside, is 65% contained this morning. More accurate mapping showed the actual size of the fire footprint measures 3,693 acres. 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