Contact Us

Official High Park Fire Information [PHOTO GALLERY]

Residents of Fort Collins came out in droves to thank over 2,300 firefighters battling the High Park Fire, now estimated at 83,205 acres with 45 percent containment.  The current cost of the fire to date is estimated at $29.6 million dollars.

248 homes have been destroyed to date. 57 additional homes were lost in the Glacier View/Hewlett Gulch area.

There are 2,037 fire personnel and that number will increase as additional resources arrive.  In addition there are 13 Type 1 hand crews, 21 Type 2 hand crews, 170 engines, 12 dozers and 26 water tenders.  Air Resources include 7 Type I helicopters, 3 Type II helicopters, 9 Type III helicopters, 5 heavy air tankers, 1 Type II helicopter with a radiometric imaging system attached and fixed wing support aircraft.

Fire officials ordered a pre-evacuation notice to Bonner Peak Subdivision, including Springs Ranch Rd.  The pre-evacuation is also for County Road 74E from the junction of Hwy 287, west to include County Road 37, north to include County Road 76H, east to Hwy 287 and south to County Road 74E.  All residents need to be prepared to evacuate at a moment’s notice.

Today firefighters will continue to strengthen the line on the north, monitor areas with structures and other areas throughout, staff the southwest portion heavily, and holding on to what we’ve got.

More From TRI 102.5

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and 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 points, 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 with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://tri1025.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, 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.

Register on TRI-102.5 – The Best Variety of Lite Rock Favorites quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on TRI-102.5 – The Best Variety of Lite Rock Favorites quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!