Cow Creek Fire wildfire was discovered today 9 miles east of Ridgway, south of Chimney Rock and Courthouse Mountain. It is approximately 26 acres and burning in the Uncompahgre Wilderness. Smoke is highly visible.
Firefighter and public safety is our number one priority. Units are responding and resources have been ordered. Please AVOID the area and do not call 911.
The GMUG is the lead agency on this fire and all updates will be posted here.
Photo Credidt US National Forest Service