Wildfires burn through Colorado (40 images)

Several blazes rage near in Waldo Canyon near Colorado Springs and High Park near Fort Collins, destroying numerous homes and forcing thousands of evacuations.
Updated: June 29, 2012 at 3:26 PM
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An Erickson S-64 Skycrane Helicopter flies back to Glen Eyrie Resevoir to pick up more water while fighting the Waldo Canyon Fire in Colorado Springs, Colorado on June 26, 2012. The winds pushed the fire into the Garden of the Gods and Mountain Shadows neighborhoods, subsequently destroying numerous homes. The cause of the blaze is unknown. UPI/Trevor Brown, Jr.
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