Colorado River Station 42

Station 42 – Rifle-GarCo Airport

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Fire Station 42 is located at 220 County Rd. 352A at the Rifle Garfield County Airport. Former Rifle Fire Protection District (Colorado) Station 2.

This is a wildland response station staffed by the Bureau of Land Management and the US Forest Service.

Station 42 Historical Photos


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1990 Pierce Arrow (E-5550) 50′ TeleSqurt. Became Hotchkiss Fire District (Colorado) Ladder 1


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(Hazardous Materials Response Unit) 2005 Spartan Gladiator / Crimson (4111-001). Former Burning Mountains Fire Protection District (Colorado). This unit was sold in the Spring of 2021.


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2004 Freightliner M2-106 / S&S Infinity Series (5486) (Tactical Tender) 500 GPM pump and 2000 gallon water tank with pump-n-roll capabilities. Former Burning Mountains Fire Protection District (Colorado) Water Tender 6241. Moved to Station 64.