Fire Restrictions

Coconino County Reinstates Fire Restrictions (effective August 14, 2020)

Coconino County will reinstate Stage One fire restrictions on private lands in the unincorporated areas of the County in coordination with similar actions by the Coconino and Kaibab National Forests and other agencies in the area. Fire restrictions are effective Friday, August 14 at 8:00 AM. Read the entire press release.

As a reminder campfires are permitted in designated camping areas only at Coconino County Parks & Recreation. Please recreate responsibly.

View all current fire restrictions in Arizona.

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What does responsible recreation mean?

Be fire wise! Check out the latest info on local fire restrictions, whether on county lands or national forests, and plan to recreate responsibly. Respecting fire restrictions saves lives and precious assets. You can read more about and practice the Seven Principles of Leave No Trace, too.

Read below for more information on Levels 1-3 Fire Restrictions at Coconino County Parks and Recreation.

Level 1 Fire Restrictions at Coconino County Parks and Recreation  
Allowed 
Prohibited
Camping only in designated campground Campfires
Liquid gas stoves are permitted only on improved surfaces. Charcoal/wood grills
Smoking during events in designated areas only Smoking outdoors
Smoking in enclosed vehicle Chainsaws and other small motorized equipment
Vehicle parking on improved parking areas Vehicle parking on grassy and forested areas
Level 2 Fire Restrictions at Coconino County Parks and Recreation  
Allowed
Prohibited
Vehicle parking only on improved gravel or cinder parking areas Camping
Previously scheduled events to be approved by Department at least one week prior to event Campfires or barbecue grills
  Picnic areas closed
  Smoking
  Trails are closed
  Vehicle parking on grassy and forested areas
  No events within unimproved areas of the park
  Chainsaws and other motorized equipment
Level 3 Fire Restrictions at Coconino County Parks and Recreation
Parks and natural areas will be closed to public use.