Above: The rocky ridge just west of the Cold Springs School along Flynn Creek Road.
These photos of the Cold Fire in the Black Hills of South Dakotawere taken by Bill Gabbert April 2 and 4, 2016. By April 3 the fire had burned about 1,300 acres, Wind Cave National Park, Custer State Park, and the Black Hills National Forest north of Hot Springs.
Much more information about the fire is in our main article.
Fire Aviation has photos and more information about the helicopters assigned to the fire.