You are responsible for knowing and obeying existing regulations pertaining to the use of fires. These are always in place within Rocky Mountain National Park.
- Fires, including grills and charcoal briquettes, are only permitted in designated areas and sites where a metal fire ring or grate is provided. These areas include developed campgrounds, some picnic areas, and some designated backcountry campsites pursuant to an overnight use permit.
- Campfires or grills are not permitted anywhere else in the park.
- Petroleum fueled stoves are permitted in designated backcountry campsites by permit only, and in developed campgrounds and picnic areas.
For further information on fire conditions and regulations in the park, please contact the park's Information Office at 970-586-1206.
Thank you for helping protect Rocky Mountain National Park.