Emergency Services

Welcome to Rio Blanco County, Colorado, where adventure awaits in the great outdoors. This webpage provides an overview of Rio Blanco County, highlighting the stunning natural beauty and the emergency services available to assist you during your outdoor adventures.

Located in the northwest corner of Colorado, Rio Blanco County is home to rugged mountains, pristine rivers, and vast open spaces. The county is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, offering a wide range of activities such as hiking, fishing, camping, and hunting. With over 3,000 square miles of public lands, there is no shortage of opportunities to explore the wilderness and experience the beauty of nature.

As you embark on your outdoor adventures in Rio Blanco County, it is important to be prepared for any emergencies that may arise. The county is served by dedicated emergency services personnel who are ready to respond to any situation, from medical emergencies to search and rescue operations. The Rio Blanco County Sheriff's Office, local fire departments, and volunteer search and rescue teams work together to ensure the safety of residents and visitors in the great outdoors.

In addition to emergency services, Rio Blanco County also offers resources such as outdoor safety tips, trail maps, and information on local wildlife. By familiarizing yourself with these resources and being prepared for emergencies, you can enjoy your outdoor adventures with peace of mind.

Whether you are a tourist visiting Rio Blanco County for the first time or a resident exploring the great outdoors, this subchapter is your guide to staying safe and enjoying all that this beautiful county has to offer. Remember, adventure awaits in Rio Blanco County – but always prioritize safety and be prepared for the unexpected.

Rio Blanco Sheriff 

Meeker Police Department

Pioneers Medical Center Hospital MEEKER

Rangely Police Department

Rangely District Hospital

Bureau of Land Management
US Forrest Service
Colorado State Forrest Service
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
US Fish and Game
National Park Service
Search and Rescue
Colorado State Patrol