During times of drought and high fire danger, the City can institute:
Stage 1: Fire Restrictions -- NOW IN EFFECT for Bear Creek Lake Park, William Frederick Hayden Park on Green Mountain, and Thunder Valley!
See what is and is not allowed below
Stage 2: Fire Ban
For activities that are prohibited and allowed in these stages, see "What Is/Isn't Allowed?" below.
Keep in mind the following activities are always prohibited even when not under fire restrictions or a fire ban:
- Any recreational fire that is larger than 3 feet in diameter and 2 feet in height, without a permit.
- Burning in a careless manner, leaving a fire unattended or failing to extinguish any fire.
- Burning trash or debris.
- Using ANY fireworks including sparklers, Roman candles, sky lanterns or any other device containing an explosive substance.
- Open burning without a permit and failing to take adequate measures to prevent uncontrolled
All fireworks are prohibited in Lakewood.