Burn Permits

Once Clear Creek County receives notice of an issued open burning permit from the Clear Creek Fire Authority or the Evergreen Fire Protection District, County staff will give notification of the proposed open burning of slash piles to the list of individuals with respiratory conditions. Individuals may join this list by completing the form linked here. The notice provided to the persons on this list will include the date(s), time(s), and location of the proposed open burning of slash piles.

Clear Creek County Open Burning Permits Ordinance

In 2012,  the Clear Creek County Board of County Commissioners approved the following ordinance providing for a permit system for open burning of slash piles in unincorporated Clear Creek County:

Clear Creek County Ordinance 17 (PDF)

Individuals with a Respiratory Condition

Individuals with a respiratory condition can request to be notified of the proposed open burning of slash piles. County staff will maintain a list of individuals with a respiratory condition who wish to be notified of open burning of slash piles. Individuals with a respiratory condition who wish to be notified of the open burning of slash piles can contact the Community Development Division and request to be added to the notification list by providing: his/her name, e-mail address, physical address, and mailing address.

For additional information, contact the Community Development Division 303-679-2436

Addresses within Clear Creek County with a Burn Permit Approved for November 1st, 2023 to March 31st, 2024:

Permitted Fires can operate from 10am to 2pm daily with all embers needing to be fully out by sunset. Burning before 10am and after 2pm is not allowed. Please call your Fire District with questions.






50 Za Za Lane1 piles 3'X5' max
3 days between 10am and 2pm.

Evergreen
2096 Old Squaw Pass
3 piles, 8'x8'x8'
3 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen
118 Mountain Sage Path8 piles, 5X5X5
Evergreen

155 Old Squaw Pass Road5 piles 6X6X33 days between 10am and 2pmEvergreen
2102 Wild Wagoneer Trail

Clear Creek Fire
34 Normandy Road20 piles 8X8X8 (approx. 1 acre)
20 days 10am - 2pm


Evergreen
6466 Hwy 40,  Empire

Clear Creek Fire
76 Squaw Mtn Trail

Clear Creek Fire
1187 Silver Creek Road

Clear Creek Fire
1170 Yankee Creek Road2 piles 4'X4'X8'2-3 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
1884 Old Squaw Pass Road6-8 piles 8'X8'X4'6-8 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
1531 Santa Fe Mountain Road6 piles 8'X8'X4' 6 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
451 Three Meadows Lane5 piles 8'X8'X8'X max10 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
1000 Singing River Ranch Road20 piles 8'X8'X4'3 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
93 Jack Pine Lane8-10 piles 6'X6'5'3-5 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
950 Corral Creek Road2 piles 8'X8'1-2 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
1178 Corral Creek Road2 piles 8'X8'
1-2 days 10am-2pm


Evergreen Fire
9 Ranch Trail3-4 piles 8'X8'1-2 days 10 am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
299 Ranch Trail3-4 piles 8'X8'1-2 days 10 am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
83 Wilderness Cornerstone Road6 piles 8'X8'x8'6 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
160 Meadowlark Drive2 piles 8'X8'X3'1 day 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
784 Yankee Creek Road
2 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
867 Snyder Mountain Road20 piles 8'X8'X5'8 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
2645 Yankee Creek Road49 piles 8'X8'X5'7 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
45 Lodgepole Drive10-20 piles 4'X4'2-3 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
1254 Beaver Brook Canyon Road1 pile 10'X10'1 day 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
101 Jackpine Lane50 piles10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
165 Mountain Estate Drive40 piles 8'X8'X8'20 days 10am-2pmEvergreen Fire
95 Meadowlark Drive5 piles 8'X8'X8'1-2 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
280 Meadow Lane5 piles 8'X8'X5'1-2 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
19285 CO Highway 1032 piles 3'X3'1 day 10am - 2pmClear Creek Fire
377 Dumont Lane2 piles 5'X5'2 days 10am - 2pmClear Creek Fire
451 Bear Meadow Trail10-20 piles 4'X4'X4'10 am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
164 Raccoon Circle2 piles 8'X5'X4'1 day 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
189 Aspen Place6-8 piles 8'X8'X8'2 days 10am - 6pmEvergreen Fire
1721 Upper Bear Creek Road3 piles 8'X8'X8'1 day 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
164 Mountain Sage Path10 piles 8'X8'X8'18 days 10am - 2pmEvergreen Fire
6466 US Highway 4050 piles 8'X8'X8'50 days 10am - 2pmClear Creek Fire