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Cameron Peak Fire
Some of Colorado’s Forests Still Closed Due to Cameron Peak Fire
Even months after the Cameron Peak Fire's full containment, some of Colorado's forests are still closed to the public. However, this week, some areas reopened.
More Areas Reopen in Rocky Mountain National Park After East Troublesome Fire
While the National Park Service continues to assess East Troublesome Fire damage, more of the park is now accessible, including Bierstadt Trail.
More Than 5,600 Firefighters Battled Cameron Peak Fire
More staff will be added in the coming days as crews put the finishing touches by working on suppression repair and rehabilitation.
Cameron Peak Fire Now Reaches 97 Percent Containment
Containment of Cameron Peak Fire is now up to 97 percent, but a ground fire continues to smolder near the CSU Mountain Campus in the Pingree Park area.
Cameron Peak Firefighter Spent 5 Weeks On Ventilator For COVID-19
Jason Phillips arrived in Colorado on August 10 and spent two weeks fighting the Cameron Peak fire before coming down with COVID-like symptoms at the end of his shift on August 25.
New Command Brought In To Finish Off Cameron Peak Fire
The number of firefighters deployed has dwindled from more than a thousand during the peak of the fire to now at about 300.
Mishawaka Thanks Cameron Peak Firefighters by Raising $18,000
Even though venues and restaurants have had a difficult year, this one raised over $18,000 for the fire departments that protected them during the Cameron Peak Fire.