Bierstadt Lake in Esters Park

Fire Restrictions & Information


There are no fires in Estes Park, however fire danger is extreme. The State of Colorado, Larimer County, Estes Valley Fire Protection District and Rocky Mountain National Park have implemented open fire bans.

There are no fires in Estes Park

Fires in surrounding areas include the Cameron Peak Fire, which is active in the Arapaho/Roosevelt National Forest in Larimer County and moved into the remote northern portion of Rocky Mountain National Park on September 5. Rocky Mountain National Park has thus closed Old Fall River Road, effective the night of September 5. See a map of closures in Roosevelt National Forest. The Williams Fork Fire is active in the Arapaho National Forest in Grand County.

Find current information about closures in Rocky Mountain National Park.


Fire ban information

State of Colorado - Fire ban. Full details.

Larimer County - Fire ban. Full details.

Estes Valley Fire Protection District - Fire ban. Full details.

Rocky Mountain National Park - Fire ban and closures. Full details.


Last Updated 9/6/2020