South Park Prescribed Burn, Park County

Release Date: Oct 3, 2017  

Contact(s): Mike Hessler, 719-836-3858


FAIRPLAY, Colo., October 2, 2017 –The Pike National Forest-South Park District is preparing for prescribed burning in Park County. This may include up to 1,200 acres of broadcast burning, which involves the ignition of surface fuels within prepared units. The projects are south of Lake George between Blue Mountain and Wilson Lakes, southwest of Lake George in O’Brien Gulch and near the Beaver Valley subdivision.

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