Fire and EMS Services

Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue (SSFR) serves the City of Steamboat Springs and the surrounding community by reducing human suffering and property loss, protecting the environment, and promoting life safety through incident response, public education, and fire prevention programs.

Services

SSFR delivers service to the City of Steamboat Springs and the surrounding area which falls under the Steamboat Springs Area Fire Protection District. For additional information on the Steamboat Springs Area Fire Protection District please visit their website.

Information on the 2019 May Ballot Question of moving Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue from a department in the City of Steamboat Springs to being under the Steamboat Springs Area Fire Protection District can be found here.

City Lifts Fire Restrictions

The City of Steamboat Springs has lift all fire restrictions for the city, following the direction of Routt County, which eliminated restrictions October 5, 2018. 

Regardless of restrictions, individuals who wish to have recreational fires at private residences must obtain a valid permit from Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue (SSFR). Contact SSFR to obtain a permit and scheduled an inspection.

Fire Restrictions Lifted NewsFlash