Restrictions & Closures


Fire Restrictions

No Restrictions In Effect

  • The City of Steamboat Springs, Routt County Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland lifted Stage 2 Restrictions on November 10, 2020

Fire Districts

Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue
Chuck Cerasoli - 970.879.7170

North Routt Fire Protection District
Mike Swinsick - 970.879.6064

Oak Creek Fire Protection District
Chuck Wisecup - 970.736.8104

West Routt Fire Protection District
Trevor Guire - 970.276.3511

Yampa Fire Protection District
Machia 'Ky' Cox - 970.846.2169

Routt County Office of Emergency Management
David 'Mo' DeMorat - 970.870.5551


Yampa River 

The Yampa River reopened after a nearly two month long closure on Thursday, October 29, 2020. As we get back in the water, please practice appropriate fish handling techniques and conservation ethics. Thank you for Respecting the Yampa! 


OPEN For Commercial Operations


OPEN for Recreational Users