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Canyonlands Fire

Unit Information

BLM Front Range Fire and Aviation Management Unit
3028 East Main Street
Canon City, CO 81212

This incident is no longer being updated.

Current Situation:

The Canyonlands Fire is now 100% contained as of 2:00 pm. Firefighters mapped the fire perimeter with a GPS unit today to provide a more accurate determination of the actual fire acreage. The final acreage for the Canyonlands Fire is 34 acres, entirely on Bureau of Land Management lands.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning/natural
Date of OriginTuesday July 09th, 2019 approx. 03:15 PM
Location9 miles NW of Canon City, CO
Incident CommanderMatt Norden, IC
Coordinates38.502 latitude, -105.444 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel62
Size34 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Brush (2 feet); timber (litter and understory); oak and mixed conifer

Significant Events

Minimal; smoldering.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Mop up and secure perimeter.