Cave Fire (No Longer a CAL FIRE Incident) Incident

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3,126 Acres


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Active for 18 days  

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1 County

Santa Barbara  

Last Updated12/16/19 8:23 AM
Date Started11/25/19 7:59 PM
Date Contained12/14/19 8:22AM
Location InformationHighway 154 and E Camino Cielo near Painted Cave in the Los Padres National Forest
Lat/Long[34.5025, -119.785]
Administrative UnitLos Padres National Forest
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

The Cave Fire is no longer a CAL FIRE Incident. Please visit for the latest information on the Cave Fire.

Contact Information

Agency Information

Santa Barbara County Fire Department, CAL FIRE San Luis Obispo Unit