Galena Fire (formerly the Soldier Canyon Fire)


Wed July 17, 2013

Vilsack, Jewell To Highlight Wildfire Risks To Water Supply In Fort Collins

Smoke from the Galena Fire hovers over Horsetooth Reservior. Friday's announcement will be made at Horsetooth and highlight partnerships that can reduce the risk of wildfires to Colorado's water supply.
Grace Hood KUNC


Fri April 5, 2013

Firefighting Plane Now On Standby In Northern Colorado

A single-engine air tanker is filled with water before take off at the Fort Collins-Loveland Airport.
Grace Hood


Wed April 3, 2013

Electric Fence To Blame For Galena Fire

Grace Hood

A Larimer County resident attempting to make an electrical connection for an electric fence generated a spark that resulted in the 1,348-acre Galena Fire.

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Fri March 22, 2013

Slideshow: A Look Inside The Galena Fire Burn Zone

A view from Authur’s Rock Trailhead in Lory State Park. The fire scorched 1,348 acres, most of which was inside park boundaries.
Grace Hood

The majority of the 1,348 acre wildfire burned inside Lory State Park boundaries. No structures were damaged by the fire, but Lory’s landscape looks dramatically different with entire hillsides of black scorched earth.

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Thu March 21, 2013