The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office has elevated the fire restrictions from Stage 1 to Stage 2.
The following activities are prohibited during Stage II Fire Restrictions:
Open burning defined as campfires and warming fires, charcoal grills and outdoor wood burning stoves, the use of explosives, outdoor welding or use of acetylene or other torch with open flames other than in an area cleared of all flammable materials. Grilling of any kind is prohibited on El Paso County Park Property, this also included the use of propane grills and sterno.
The use or sale of fireworks of all kinds.
Outdoor smoking except within an enclosed vehicle or building.