Brentwood: Firefighters Contain 60-Acre Fire at Round Valley Regional Preserve


At 4:17 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire on Marsh Creek Road near Round Valley in unincorporated Brentwood.

While responding, it was reported that a column of grey smoke was observed.

By 4:28 pm, battalion 5 arrived on scene and reported access from the parking lot would “take awhile” while saying the fire was reported along the Hardy Canyon Trail.

By 5:53 pm, CALFIRE reported the fire around 7-acres with a potential to grow to 50-acres.

Fire contained to 60-acres.


  1. Thanks CalFire for the help. Without you we would be in a world of hurt. Our local fire is good but terribly underfunded.

Comments are closed.