The Fire Division of Red Lodge Fire Rescue provides fire protection, rescue and other emergency service for Red Lodge, Bear Creek, Luther and surrounding area in Carbon County lying within Red Lodge Rural Fire District 7. The Fire Division's members respond to structure fires, wildland fires, hazardous materials spills, automobile accidents and other types of emergency incidents. They are trained in fire suppression, technical rescue and motor vehicle extrication techniques.
Fire Division members also provide fire inspection services, plan reviews and input on safe property development, hazardous fuels mitigation and reduction projects to prevent wildfires, and a comprehensive community Fire Prevention Program.
Training is the foundation of the Fire Division and our firefighters continually prepare for emergencies of all kinds using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques. Every day, our team strives to provide prompt, professional service to our community.
If you are interested in joining the Fire Division's team of dedicated volunteers, the Fire Division's recruitment period begins in October of each year. Contact the station or click Join our Team for more details.
The Fire Association
Members of the Fire Division are eligible for membership in the Red Lodge Volunteer Firefighter's Association, Inc. The Fire Association is a non-profit, tax exempt (501(c)(3)) corporation. the members, directors and officers of the Fire Association consist solely of current and retired volunteer and paid staff members of the Fire Division.the purposes of the Fire Association include (a) providing administrative, logistical, training, equipment and other support to the Fire Division and its members; and (b) engaging in fund-raising activities. The Fire Association also provides a forum for developing and enhancing fellowship among the members of the Fire Division.
Interested in Donating to the Fire Association?
You may make a donation to the Fire Association either online by accessing the PayPal button on this page or by mailing a check payable to Red Lodge Fire-EMS Foundation to the Red Lodge Fire-EMS Foundation, P.O. Box 318, Red Lodge, MT 59068. Please indicate on your check (or enter a note where prompted if making a PayPal donation) that your donation is intended to benefit the Fire Association. Thank you!