The Papoose Fire, now a part of the West Fork Complex Fire is an 11,000 acre wildfire burning in the Rio Grande and Road Canyon Reservoir area of Hinsdale and Mineral Counties, all photos taken on 6/21/13 from around 7:30 pm to about 10:00pm.
Information on the fire here http://hinsdalecountycolorado.us/fire_info.html or http://www.hinsdalecountysheriff.com/Emergency_Incident and an article from the South Fork Times here.
Smoke from the West Fork Complex Fires, taken a few miles west of North Clear Creek Falls.
North Clear Creek at Sunset.
Looking east towards the fires from the Bristol Head Overlook.
Flames seen from Spring Creek Reservoir.
Looking west toward the fire and sunset.
Smoke from the fires seen from just west of Spring Creek Pass.
The setting sun reflected in the the Rio Grande River.
New images from Michael Underwood, a photographer living in Lake City, Colorado.