Ridgway Fire Protection District

"The Ridgway Fire Deparment saved our house"

Our volunteer fire department is an essential part of our town that we all need to support.

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Ridgway Fire Station

2017 Remodel and Addition.

The Fire Station Remodel and Addition was made possible by the many generous community members’ donations of time and money. We wish to thank everyone.

Without YOU, it would not have been possible to do this.

Ridgway Fire Station Ridgway Fire Station


We are a team of up to 30 volunteers who commit themselves to being ready to help others.
All members are trained in Structural and Wildland Firefighting, with some members also trained in specialties such as Arson Investigation, Has-Mat Awareness, Emergency Medical, or Vehicle Extrication.

The Ridgway Volunteer Fire Dept. is headquartered at 251 N. Railroad St. in downtown Ridgway, next to the park.

Ridgway Fire Protection District

The Ridgway Fire Protection District encompasses about 80 square miles and is centrally located in Ouray County from Colona south, including the town of Ridgway, East to the Silverjack Reservoir, west up Dallas Divide, and north of Ouray.

Ridgway Fire Protection District Boundary Map