Protecting life and property 24/7
Skull Camp Fire & Rescue
Skull Camp Volunteer Fire and Rescue was formed in 1977. We are a fast fast growing
organization with a true sense of community involvement and dedication. We serve 24/7,
reaching out to those in their time of need and extending a helping hand in times of
The mission of the Skull Camp Volunteer Fire and Rescue is to provide a variety of services
designed to save and protect lives and property in the Lowgap and Buelah communities.
This is accomplished by providing prompt and professional fire and rescue services during
accidental, man-made, and natural emergencies.
March 22 1977 - Skull Camp VFD is established, one year later the ground breaking
takes place to house the new Engine (pictured). This would be the department's second
engine, and joined the fleet of two Engines, a Tanker, and a "Brush Buggy". In that
first year of service the department responded to a reported 16 fire calls, led by then
Fire Chief / Board President, Chief Jerry Fore.