Fire Information

two firefighters monitoring a fireReport a Fire: call Montrose Interagency Dispatch (970) 249-1010 or dial 911

Fire Restrictions: Currently there are NO fire restrictions on the GMUG.

Fire Information Line (970) 874-6602: Pre-recorded information on current wildfire conditions, prescribed burns and fire restrictions on the GMUG National Forests.

Never leave campfires unattended. Use water to extinguish it & ensure it is dead out and cool to touch before leaving the area. Fireworks are ALWAYS prohibited on National Forest lands.

GMUG Fire Information: Facebook page with up-to-date information on wildfires, prescrbided burns and fire restrictions on the GMUG National Forests.

West Slope Fire Info: General information about Western Slope fire conditions and restrictions.

Mesa County Fire Restrictions Map: Interactive map for fire restrictions in Mesa County.

Inciweb: Current information on national incidents such as fires, floods and other events.

USDA Forest Service Wildfire Risk to Communities: Free, easy-to-use website with interactive maps, charts, and resources to help communities understand, explore and reduce wildfire risk.


Dispatch Centers

Fire Management

Helpful Fire Links

Wildland Urban Interagency Wildfire Mitigation Desk Reference Guide (2014)<