Royal Gorge Fire now 100 percent contained
ROYAL GORGE, Colo. -- Fire officials announced Sunday night that the Royal Gorge Fire was 100 percent contained, after having lifting all evacuations on Saturday. Firefighters made enough progress Friday that the Royal Gorge Route Railroad was able to reopen Saturday to the public. Tickets were being sold for 50 percent off for an hour and a half trip through the Royal Gorge with a view of the Royal Gorge Bridge, which was partially damaged in the fire.