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Morgan Creek Fire

There is currently a wildfire burning in North Routt County called the Morgan Creek Fire. Please stay clear of this area while crews work to control the blaze.

  • Check the inciweb page for the latest updates.
  • Forest Service Closure: View the full closure here. The closure includes a large section in the middle of the Mount Zirkel Wilderness, a section of the Continental Divide Trail, all Forest Service recreation sites along the Seedhouse corridor, including campgrounds, trailheads, and the Seedhouse Guard Station.
  • The Incident Command Team will provide updates here.

Air Quality

Check the air quality for Steamboat Springs and the surrounding area with the link below.

Fire Restrictions

Routt County is in Stage 2 Fire Restrictions. No open fires/campfires, smoking, fireworks, explosives, or welding are allowed. Click here for more information.


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Wildfire Awareness

As we navigate through wildfire season in the Rocky Mountains, we want to make sure our visitors and residents have the resources they need to stay proactive, aware, and safe. Click here for resources and tips to help prevent wildfires and protect our great outdoors.