Contact Us

If You See Smoke North & West Of Fort Collins They Are Likely Burning Slash Piles

Burning Slash Piles
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland

Firefighters are burning slash piles North and West of Fort Collins throughout the week as conditions allow starting today. So, if you see smoke, that’s probably what you are seeing. No need to call 911.

Burning could take place at one or more of these locations:

• Red Feather 1, south and east of Red Feather Lakes

• Crystal 4 and West Beaver, near Crystal Lakes Subdivision

• Estes Valley 5, near Johnny Park Road

• Thompson River 2, southeast of Estes Park across Highway 36 from Hermit Park

• Seven Mile, located southwest of Red Feather Lakes

• Trout/McGrevey, located in northern Larimer County in the Sheep Creek area

Conditions are evaluated each day of the burn to determine if ignition will take place. Wind, fuel moisture, staffing and snow cover all play a factor in where and whether ignition occurs.

Check the recorded information line at 970-498-1030 for the latest information.

[Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests & Pawnee National Grassland]

Best of K99

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://k99.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on K99 – Colorado’s Best Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on K99 – Colorado’s Best Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive K99 Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.