Slash Pile Burning Update 3.12.2019

Published on 03/12/19 1:31 PM

Due to incoming winter weather, slash pile burning could also occur in the following units in the upcoming week. Crews are planning ignitions today at St Vrain 12A, Forsythe II Unit 23, and James Creek M0801.  So far this week crews have burned 925 piles.

 

  • Lump Gulch 8: 12 acres of hand piles or approximately 200 individual piles; Potential smoke impacts:Coal Creek Canyon or Highway 72, possibly Pinecliffe; General Location: Nederland High School, Big Springs subdivision.
  • Lump Gulch 18: 25 acres of hand piles or approximately 2000 individual piles; Potential smoke impacts: Hwy 119 Peak to Peak Hwy, Rollinsville, Shoshoni Yoga Retreat, Nederland . General Location: Gilpin County ½ mile North of Rollinsville on Westside of Hwy 119 Peak to Peak.
  • Lump Gulch 35: 12 acres of hand piles or approximately 500 individual piles; Potential smoke impacts: Hwy 119 Peak to Peak, Rollinsville, Snowline lake Area . General Location: Gilpin County South Side of Gilpin Rd, 3 miles South of Rollinsville on Westside of Hwy 119 Peak to Peak.
  • Lump Gulch 38: 25 acres of hand piles or approximately 2000 individual piles; Potential smoke impacts: Mountain Meadows Subdivision, Nederland, to Peak Peak Hwy 119, Rollinsville and Pinecliffe .General Location: Gilpin County off South Beaver Rd (South Side) mile East of Hwy 119
  • Gill 37 acres of hand piles or approx. 925 piles; Potential smoke impacts:Jamestown; General location: Quarter mile south of Jamestown.

 

  • St Vrain Units 13d, 14a, 14c 456 acres of hand piles or approx. 11,400 piles; Potential smoke impacts:Big Elk Subdivision; General location: Johnny Park Road or 82E, 1 mile west of Big Elk Subdivision.