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Goose Creek Fire

Unit Information

Rio Grande National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1803 W. Highway 160
Monte Vista, CO 81144

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News Releases — Goose Creek Fire

Goose Creek Fire Update July 6, 2020 Released: 7/6/2020
Creede, Colo., July 6, 2020 – The Goose Creek Fire is now 90% contained and most of the resources assigned to it last week have been released to return home or assist at other fires. Some rain fell...
Goose Creek Fire Update July 2, 2020 Released: 7/2/2020
Creede, Colo., July 2, 2020 – From mid-morning to early evening, three heavy helicopters made effective water drops on the Goose Creek Fire on Wednesday. Containment on the fire is now estimated at...
Goose Creek Fire Update July 1, 2020 Released: 7/1/2020
Creede, Colo., July 1, 2020 – Heavy lift helicopters will continue to drop water today on the still-smoldering Goose Creek Fire in the Weminuche Wilderness Area. Two helicopters made an estimated...
High Winds Expected on Goose Creek Fire Released: 6/30/2020
Creede, Colo., June 30, 2020 – Wind gusts in excess of 35 miles an hour could fan the flames of the Goose Creek Fire burning south of Creede today. A Red Flag Warning for high winds and low...