Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Fire Activity 4/20/2022

  Rampart Fire

Time Reported: 4/20/2022  5:54 pm

Update: 3:00 pm 4/22/2022 - Firefighters have been working on the fire all day strengthening fire line and mopping up the interior hotspots. 

Update: 4:30 pm 4/21/2022 - All Fire fighting resources will be leaving the incident at 5:00 pm and will be back on the fire early morning.

Update: 1:30 pm 4/21/2022- The #RampartFireCo is 100% contained today at 1:20 pm for 3 acres.  The three engines on scene  are strengthening  the fire line and gridding inside the perimeter mopping up hot spots.   

Update: 9:00 pm 4/20/2022- The #RampartFireCo will be staffed through the night. There are heavy fuels burning that the crews will be working on and the glow will be seen from a far distance. 

  • Size:  3 acres
  • Location: El Paso County, Pikes Peak RD, 4 miles ESE. of Woodland Park, CO. Off the Rampart Road.
  • Jurisdiction: USFS,
  • Resources:  USFS and El Paso County Resources
  • Containment: 100% at 1:20 pm 4/21/2022 for 3 acres
  • Controlled: 11:30 am 4/24/2022 
  • Structures Threatened: N\A
  • Evacuation: N\A
  • Closures: none
  • Cause: under investigation
  • Fuels: Timber / Grass
  • #RampartFireCo