La Pine Fire Department

La Pine Rural Fire Protection

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Vial of Life

The Vial of Life provides a means to supply medical personnel vital information about your medical conditions and medications to aid in your emergency treatment. The Vial of Life is a free resource to the residents of our District.  Click here for more information





Outdoor Residential Debris Pile Burning is Open


La Pine Fire District Outdoor Residential Debris Pile Burning is OPEN in Deschutes County and Klamath County.

Permits are required. Burn Permits (click on Link to print your own) are free, and/or pick up at any of the District's fire stations.  


Commercial and industrial forest practices burn permits are available from the Oregon Department of Forestry.

  • Burning is limited to piles of no more than 15’ in diameter and 6’ high and only dry vegetative material and/or clean wood. Never any manmade materials or garbage.
  • Must be attended at all times by an able adult with a working water hose, or several buckets of water, or water fire extinguishers, with a shovel and rake.
  • Pile must be consumed by dark with no or little active flame or smoke. 
  • No burning if daily winds are over 15 MPH and or temps are over 90 F.
  • Always call the Burn Information Line at 541-536-9056 to check for any daily updates before you begin. 


The La Pine Fire District strongly encourages citizens to continue to FireWise homes & properties to protect from wildfire. Other options for pine needle and ladder fuel debris disposal are: to chip on site, or haul to the county transfer site.

Campfires are normally allowed year round and at night with a permit and only in established and approved campfire rings no larger than 3’ diameter and must use cut fire wood and/or charcoal briquettes. A shovel and bucket of water is required at every campfire and it must be dead out before you leave the site. Permits for campfires are free and available on-line, or at any of the district’s fire stations.


Remember, Your Fire, Your Responsibility - Forever!


Burning Allowed
All Burning Prohibited



last updated 10/18/16

La Pine Rural Fire Protection District  

Industrial Fire Precaution Levels on Public Lands

Click here to check Industrial Fire Precaution Levels or call the BLM office at (800) 523-4737.


Fire district burn regulations pertain to private lands and residential burning only. US Forest Service and BLM Fire agencies will have prescribed burning on public lands under strictly controlled circumstances to promote forest health and wildfire fuels reductions throughout the year.




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