As of 6 PM, August 262011, the Fort Ellis Fires Service Area, encompassing the area East from the Bozeman City limits to the Park County line, has closed open burning due to extreme fire conditions. The open burning closure includes all fires requiring a Gallatin County Burn Permit and open flame campfires.
This closure does not include BBQ or other approved fire appliances.
This closure is in effect until further notice.
More information can be found on the Fort Ellis Fire Department’s web site http://www.fortellisfire.org.