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Disaster Date:10/14/2020

Grand Lake, CO


What Happened

The East Troublesome Fire occurred from October 14 to November 30, 2020. It burned 193,812 acres, destroying 580 structures and killing two people.

Volunteer in Grand Lake, CO

What MDS Is Doing

MDS volunteers will be focusing on tree planting, mulching, trail repairs, fence building, and other tasks at three locations: Riverside Church Camp, Grand Lake Cemetery, and Rocky Mountain National Park.


Grand Lake is located in northern Colorado, about 2 hours north-east of Denver. The city is known as the “Snowmobiling Capital of Colorado” and Rocky Mountain National Park is nearby!

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