Estes Park area fire visible from Grand County
October 9, 2012
Smoke from a fire near the Cub Lake Area of Rocky Mountain National Park on Tuesday afternoon is visible from many parts of Grand County as a large plume billowing over the Continental Divide.
Evacuations have been made at the Moraine Park Campground area and on trails near the area.
A pre-evacuation notice has been issued for the YMCA of the Rockies near Estes Park.
Police dispatch has asked that the public not to call the dispatch center with questions. Recorded information is available on Estes Park’s emergency public information line at 970-577-3716.