Avila Fire

445 Acres






Active for 3 days  

1 County

San Luis Obispo  

Last Updated07/24/20 3:34 PM
Date Started06/15/20 4:44 PM
Date Contained06/19/20 7:27AM
Location InformationAvila Beach Drive and Hwy 101, East of Avila Beach
Lat/Long[35.17977, -120.69959]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE San Luis Obispo Unit
CauseUnder Investigation
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

Structure threat has been mitigated. Fire activity continues to burn within the perimeter. Facing steep rugged terrain, crews are expected to continue to improve lines and mop up.

Resources Assigned

CAL FIRE owns and operates over 3,000 fire and emergency response and resource protection vehicles. In support of its ground forces, the CAL FIRE emergency response air program includes 23 Grumman S-2T 1,200 gallon airtankers, 12 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.

4 Helicopters

42 Engines

7 Dozers

3 Water Tenders

300 Personnel

10 Crews