Bill Would Make Penalty Higher For Leaving A Campfire UnattendedAbandoning a campfire in Colorado could soon have bigger consequences.
Areas Of Arapahoe & Boulder Counties Placed Under Fire BanAfter a fairly quiet fire season across Colorado things are heating up as we move into early fall.
Illegal Campfires In Rocky Mountain National Park Concerning Over Holiday WeekendAn increase in illegal campfires in a popular hiking, camping, picnicking and sightseeing area has officials concerned as the Labor Day holiday weekend gets underway.
More Colorado Communities Enact Fire RestrictionsMore communities are enacting fire restrictions as hot, dry, gusty weather fuels wildfires around Colorado.
So Far Campfires Are Allowed At Many CampgroundsNothing beats the glow of a campfire, especially at night. But last year with a fire ban in place, having a campfire meant campers could be fined hundreds of dollars or more. Fortunately, this is not last year.
Governor Lifts Statewide Fire BanGov. John Hickenlooper lifted the statewide fire ban on Sunday.
Englewood Declares Open Burning Ban, Charcoal BBQs Off LimitsThe Englewood Fire Department enacted an open burning ban on Wednesday.
Rocky Mountain National Park Tightens Fire Ban FurtherNational Park officials on Monday announced they are banning all fires in Rocky Mountain National Park until further notice.