Spring Fire evacuation info, Costilla County (click on map)


Spring Fire evacuation map, Huerfano County. Green is mandatory and brown is pre-evacuations (click to view larger)
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Spring Fire pre-evacuation map, Las Animas County (click to view larger)
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Spring Fire quick facts
  • Started June 27, 5 miles east of Fort Garland
  • Burning in Costilla and Huerfano counties
  • 107,627 acres as of July 9
  • 83 percent contained as of July 11
  • Highway 160 has reopened as of June 7
  • Highway 69 is open to local traffic only. It is closed between Walsenburg and Silver Cliff to everyone else
  • Highway 12 is closed west of Trinidad in the Cuchara Valley area
  • Evacuation shelters:
  • - Blanca/Fort Garland Community Center, 17591 E. Highway 160
    - Huerfano County Community Center, 928 Russell St.
  • Cause: Human; one arrest made

Click here for the latest road closure information from CDOT

High Chateau Fire
  • Started June 29, 4 miles south of Florissant Fossil Beds
  • Burning in Teller and Park counties
  • 1,423 acres as of 11 a.m. July 4
  • 100 percent contained as of July 9
  • Cause: Human. Three arrests made


Road closure information, High Chateau Fire. Click to view (UPDATE, 7/7: All roads reopened)

Other active fires in the region
Adobe Fire, Custer County
Weston Pass Fire, Park County

Relevant links
inciweb.gov/springfire
inciweb.gov/chateaufire
Spring Fire Facebook page
Chateau Fire Facebook page
Huerfano County Emergency Management Facebook page
Costilla County Sheriff's Office Facebook page
Teller County Sheriff's Office Facebook page
Colorado Wildfire Information Facebook page
Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management