Hinsdale County is made up of 96% public lands, a mix of BLM, Forest Service, and county managed lands. Each entity can set specific fire restrictions per region, federal restrictions override local restrictions in their designated regions.

In an effort to offer up to date info we are asking you to check the following websites for info on the fire and or restrictions in our areas.


Call Visitor Center  970-944-2527

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Papoose & Westfork Complex Fires - Info: www.rweact.org

Register cell phones for San Luis Valley emergency updates: www.slve911.org

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970.944.2527  •  info@lakecity.com

Lake City/Hinsdale County Visitor Center
800 Gunnison Avenue
PO Box 430
Lake City, CO 81235
Mon - Fri  9am - 5pm
Sat-  9am - 3pm
Sun - 12 - 3pm