July 2, 2012 @ 11:10a
The High Park Fire is 100% contained at 87,284 acres. … Hot spots will continue to exist within the perimeter during the containment phase and residents should expect to see smoke for days and weeks as the fire moves from containment to control.
June 29, 2012 @ 11:38a
The High Park Fire is estimated at 87,284 acres, meaning the fire has not grown since June 27th. Containment is now estimated at 85 percent. The estimated containment date has been moved up from July 15th to July 1st. (source: Larimer County Emergency Information)
June 26, 2012 @ 8:22p
The High Park Fire is estimated at 87,284 acres with 65 percent containment. The current cost of the fire to date is estimated at 33.1 million dollars. There are 1,805 fire personnel assigned to the firefighting effort. Equipment resources include: 10 Type 1 hand crews, 18 Type 2 hand crews, 156 engines, 11 dozers and 24 water tenders. Air Resources include; 7 Type I (heavy) helicopters, 3 Type II (medium) helicopters, 6 Type III (light) helicopters, 1 Type II helicopter with a radiometric imaging system attached, fixed wing support aircraft, and available heavy air tankers. … The total of homes destroyed to date remains at 257. (source: Larimer County Emergency Information)
June 21, 2012 @ 10:00a
The High Park Fire is estimated at 68,200 acres with 55% containment. The current cost of the fire to date is estimated at $19.6 million dollars. There are 1,978 fire personnel, 18 helicopters and 135 engines fighting the fire at this time with a 24-hour work schedule in place. Larimer County Emergency Information
June 20, 2012 @ 10:30a
The High Park Fire is estimated at 65,738 acres with 55% containment. The current cost of the fire to date is estimated at $17.2 million dollars.
June 18, 2012 @ 9:00p
The High Park Fire is estimated at 58,770 acres with 50% containment.
June 17, 2012 @ 7:30a
The High Park Fire is located approximately 15 miles west of Fort Collins and has burned 55,050 acres to date and is estimated 45 percent contained.
June 16, 2012 @ 10:59a
Statistics about High Park Fire
- 54,232 acres (84.7 square miles)
- 20 % contained
- 1,553 staff
- 103 engines working in the fire area & 112 assigned to High Park Fire
- 16 helicopters
- $9.1 million is current cost of fighting the fire
- Citizen briefing scheduled for 3 p.m. at The Ranch
June 14, 2012 @ 5:05p
High Park Fire Perimeter Map. (The map will take a moment to load.)
June 14, 2012 @ 11:27
The High Park Fire is still at around 10+% containment as of this morning. The skies are clear this morning at the ranch. View thew latest fire update: coemergency.com/2012/06/high-park-fire-update-june-14-at-1027.html
You can view the most current map of the High Park Fire here.
June 12, 2012 @ 16:07
Thank you to all who have called to check on us regarding the High Park Fire west of Fort Collins. Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone who has been touched by this tragedy.
Fortunately for the ranch the fire is not near and there is currently no cause for alarm. There was some haze from the smoke this morning but it has cleared significantly.
We’ll let you know via our website and on Facebook about any developments that might affect the ranch.