First Engine

Big Lake's first fire engine a 1939 Chevrolet.


The Big Lake Fire Department is an all volunteer fire department in Skagit County, Washington.  Currently, we  cover approximately 21 square miles of area.  The population of this area is approximately 5,000 residents.  

Our Mission

​To provide the best possible emergency services and fire protection to our citizens, prevent harm, while being fiscally responsible and to provide the best quality training and working environment.

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About Us


We try to get out and build a connection with the community with two parades a year.