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 Station 2.

This is a wildland response station staffed by Colorado River Fire Rescue, Bureau of Land Management and US Forest Service.


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2004 Freightliner M2-106 / S&S Infinity Series Tactical Tender (5486) with a 500 GPM pump and 2,000-gallon water tank with pump-n-roll capabilities. Former Burning Mountains Fire Protection District Water Tender 6241.

Station 42 Historical Photos


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1990 Pierce Arrow (E-5550) 50′ Tele-squrt, currently Hotchkiss Fire District Ladder 1


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