The majority of the 1,348 acre wildfire burned inside Lory State Park boundaries. No structures were damaged by the fire, but Lory’s landscape looks dramatically different with entire hillsides of black scorched earth.
Firefighters in Larimer County are still working to control a wildfire burning in Lory State Park west of Fort Collins. Officials say the blaze is now 75 percent contained.
According to a written release from the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office containment of the fire remains at 45 percent. A second type two helicopter is expected Sunday.