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largest fires in colorado history

Cameron Peak Fire

Added by yongli on 10/16/2020 - 14:44, last changed on 07/22/2021 - 08:01
The Cameron Peak Fire is the largest wildfire in Colorado history. It began on August 13, 2020, and burned 208,913 acres of the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests in western Larimer County . Thought to be human-caused, the fire ignited on the flanks of Cameron Peak some forty miles west of Fort...

Hayman Fire

Added by yongli on 10/14/2020 - 13:57, last changed on 03/29/2021 - 08:16
Begun on June 8, 2002, after a US Forest Service employee started a fire at a campsite, the Hayman Fire is the third-largest wildfire in Colorado history. Across a wide swath of foothills between South Park and Colorado Springs , the fire burned nearly 138,000 acres—including 60,000 in just one day...
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