Rocky Mountain National Park


Wed December 5, 2012


Sun December 2, 2012

Wind Gusts Fuel Concerns About Fern Lake Fire [Updated]

Smoke hovers over Moraine Park
Bjorn Skovlin

Fern Lake Fire officials were preparing for a night of difficult weather conditions Sunday, with potential sustained wind gusts of up to 75 miles per hour.

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Sun December 2, 2012

Fern Lake Fire Holds At 3,584 Acres, Red Flag Warning Issued [UPDATED]

Trees burning in Spruce Canyon on Nov. 27

High winds are helping spread the Fern Lake Fire. The fire has charred nearly 2.5 square miles and exploded to over 3,000 acres. With high winds forecast for Sunday afternoon and evening, additional growth may be seen.

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Wed November 28, 2012

Dry Conditions Persist, Increase Fern Lake Fire Activity

Increased fire activity meant more smoke in Spruce Canyon. Taken on November 27
Dennis Geving NPS


Sun November 25, 2012
Parks & Rec

Dry Weather Increases Fern Lake Fire Activity

The Fern Lake Fire on Thanksgiving Day.

Smoke is once again visible from the Fern Lake Fire in Rocky Mountain National Park as the blaze continues to grow. The fire which was sparked on Oct. 9, has now scorched 1370 acres and is 40 percent contained.

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