Ashley Farinacci-Silfies, 27, is the fire lookout at the Devil’s Head Fire Lookout Tower outside of Sedalia, Colo., in the Pike National Forest. The lookout stands at 9,748 feet in elevation and is the last of four original Front Range fire lookout towers still in operation. Farinacci-Silfies just finished up her second season after taking over the duty from Bill Ellis, who finished his 35th season and retired at the age of 87. (Chancey Bush/ The Gazette)

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