Chikamin Fire burning on a ridge high above the Plain area

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U.S. Forest Service photo of the Chikamin Fire north of Plain.

A fire is burning high on a ridge about 14 miles north of Plain in Chelan County.

The Chikamin Fire had burned about 30 acres Friday afternoon and proving challenging to fight in difficult terrain.

The smoke from the fire is visible from Plain.

Multiple firefighting agencies are responding to the fire, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

Lake Wenatchee Fire and Rescue said the fire is progressing uphill and two firefighting helicopters will be operating out of the Fish Lake air strip.