Recreational Fire Pit Guidelines


Within the city limits of Park City:

  • No open fires of any type are permitted.
  • Fire pits of any type are “Not Permitted”, approved assembly or not.

Within Summit County / Unincorporated Areas of the County:

  1. No open fires of any type are permitted.
  2. Keep 25 ft. of distance between the fire pit and any structures and/or other combustible materials.
  3. Fire pit should not exceed 3 ft. in diameter and 2 ft. in height.
  4. Have an on-site means of extinguishment for the fire:
    • 5-gallon bucket of water
    • Garden hose connected to a reliable water source, or
    • 5A:10B:C Fire Extinguisher
  5. If fire becomes a nuisance to neighbors, it will need to be extinguished.
  6. Fire needs to be constantly attended.
  7. Owner/operator is liable for any fire damage resulting from the use of the fire pit.

Be Careful!!!