FEBRUARY 21, 2019

USFS is doing CONTROLLED BURNS South of Lake George in the Echo Beaver Area around County Road 100 and County Road 98.  LARGE AMOUNTS OF SMOKE WILL BE VISIBLE IN THE AREA.


For up to date information in Park County regarding burn bans, you can call the following automated number:  (719) 836-4160


For information regarding restrictions on U.S. Forest Service lands, please call  one of the following numbers:


South Park Ranger District (719) 836-2031

South Platte Ranger District (303) 275-5619


We at Lake George Fire Protection District hope that you as our residents and visitors

enjoy your time here and love our area as much as we do. Please help us keep it safe.


Here are some general rules regarding campfires that will help you enjoy your time here RESPONSIBLY.  

  • ALWAYS HAVE SUPPRESSION EQUIPMENT WITHIN REACH: shovel, water, and a fire extinguisher.
  • MAKE SURE YOUR CAMPFIRE IS IN A CONTAINED AREA CLEAR OF ANY COMBUSTIBLE MATERIAL.
  • NEVER LEAVE THE CAMPFIRE UNATTENDED.
  • BEFORE YOU LEAVE, MAKE SURE YOUR CAMPFIRE IS COMPLETELY EXTINGUISHED AND COLD TO THE TOUCH.