Of the eighty-eight fourteeners found in the U.S., fifty-three of them are in Colorado. Just how many of them have hosted a classical performance at their peak though?
Rocky Mountain National Park officials reported Tuesday that the Big Meadows Fire is now at 95 percent containment. But park visitors and nearby residents could still see hints of the fire in the coming days and weeks.
The Big Meadows Fire is burning to the west of Rocky Mountain National Park. No structures are threatened at this time.
Two days after the one year anniversary of the High Park Fire and ahead of the Waldo Canyon anniversary, Colorado’s wildfire season has started in earnest.
A large smoke plume is emerging along the Northern Front Range Tuesday afternoon. It’s likely connected to the Big Meadows Fire in Rocky Mountain National Park.