Mission Statement

The Big Thompson Canyon Volunteer Fire Department


We are dedicated to preserving public safety, health, welfare, and property from fire, natural disaster, hazardous conditions, medical emergencies, or other situations.

Functioning as a fully volunteer department, we shall serve our community and surrounding area with both professionalism and dedication.

We will accomplish this mission through diligent training and constant teamwork, while maintaining cost-effective management of public funds.

The success of this mission relies upon a proactive organization and the use of our most valuable resource, our personnel.

We strive to adhere to the following guidelines:


We are professionals who will respond and present ourselves with integrity and dedication,

respecting the needs of the people we serve.


Through teamwork and training, we will perform emergency action

for protection of life and property.


We will perform our duties promptly, with diligence and accountability.



Safety for our personnel and those we are serving shall always be our first priority.



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