Wildland Training Exercise
Summit Fire & EMS Authority, Summit County Fire Authority, and Red, White, and Blue Fire Rescue conducted a wildland training exercise in Summit Estates near Breckenridge on June 29th, 2022. Crews from both departments responded to a simulated wildland fire in a heavily wooded area at the bottom of a steep ravine. Firefighters set up an incident command, provided a size-up, requested additional resources, established an anchor point to attack the fire simulated the establishment of a fire line.
Units on Scene:
Summit Fire & EMS: Battalion 8, Wildland 1, Wildland 8 & Medic crew
Summit County Fire Authority (High Country Training Center): Fire 30, Fire 32,
Red, White & Blue: Red 11 (Wildland Coordinator), Wildland 6 & Medic 6