Crested Butte Fire Protection District

The mission of the Crested Butte Fire Protection District is to help improve the quality of life for our citizens by providing prompt, safe and efficient responses to emergencies with highly trained Firefighters and Emergency Medical Providers.

Fire Division

The Fire Division provides fire suppression for structural & wild land fires as well as rescue service for vehicles & structures.

EMS Division

The Crested Butte EMS Division provides Advanced Life Support Certified transport to local clinics and the Gunnison Valley Hospital.

CBFPD FAQ

Read through our list of Frequently Asked Questions.  We try to answer the most commonly asked questions for residents and builders.

Prevention

Read about the CBFPD Fire Prevention Bureau and learn about Fire Prevention and Fire Codes and Regulations for Builders

Join CBFPD

Joining the CBFPD is an excellent way to participate in community service that really matters.  Help Crested Butte by saving lives and fighting fires.

About the Crested Butte Fire Protection District
  • District Configuration

    We cover approximately 220 square miles.  We have a base population of about 2,500 people which swells to nearly 10,000 at the peak of ski periods and other vacation/tourist periods during the summer, fall and winter seasons.

  • Membership Profile

    Consists of paid division heads and administrators, plus approximately 40 volunteer fire fighters and 25 volunteer EMS personnel. There are about 20% of the membership who are members of both the Fire and EMS divisions.

  • Funding

    CBFPD funding is provided by an ad valorem tax collected annually by the Gunnison County Treasurer’s Office.

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CBFPD Calendar
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
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Fire Training 6:00 pm
Fire Training @ Station 2
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fire Training Location: St. 2 Instructor: D’Aquila, Jarolimek and Duke Topic: Back to the Basics (Hydrants, R-1 and IC) Full Turn Out Gear Required
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
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2014 Basic EMT Class 1:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT class
6
Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
9
EMS training 6:00 pm
EMS training @ CBFPD station 2
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cardiac Arrest Management Training at Station 2 (unless otherwise stated)
10
2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
11
Firefighter I Class 10:00 am
Firefighter I Class @ Station 2
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Please refer to class schedule for more information
12
2014 Basic EMT Class 1:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 12 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT class
13
Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
14
CBFPD Board Meeting 5:00 pm
CBFPD Board Meeting @ Station 2
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CBFPD Board Meeting Open to the public
Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
15
2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
16
Fire Training 6:00 pm
Fire Training @ Station 2
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fire Training Location: Station 2 Instructor: F-6 Topic: Highrise Full Turn Out Gear Required
17
2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
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2014 Basic EMT Class 1:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT class
20
Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
23
EMS training 6:00 pm
EMS training @ CBFPD station 2
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Skills Sick patient scenarios Training at Station 2 (unless otherwise stated)
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
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2014 Basic EMT Class 1:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT class
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Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Firefighter I Class 6:00 pm
Firefighter I Class @ Please look at class schedule for location
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
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C.B. Fire & EMS Squad Meeting 6:00 pm
C.B. Fire & EMS Squad Meeting @ Station 2
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
C.B. Fire & EMS Squad Meeting Location: Station 2  
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2014 Basic EMT Class 6:00 pm
2014 Basic EMT Class @ Station 2
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2014 Crested Butte Basic EMT Class
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