How to Avoid Starting a Wildfire

It can get pretty dry in Colorado, and just the smallest spark from a fire can cause a devastating wildfire. We ask that you take your campfires very seriously and consider the consequences of not tending them properly. Read through the following slides to learn how you can avoid wildfires.

It can get pretty dry in Colorado, and just the smallest spark from a fire can cause a devastating wildfire. We ask that you take your campfires very seriously and consider the consequences of not tending them properly. Read through the following slides to learn how you can avoid wildfires.


Created in Partnership with Leave No Trace and the Colorado Office of Tourism /
Care for Colorado program.

© 1999 by the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics: www.LNT.org