Recreational Fire Permits

Recreational fire permits are issued for the Boy Scouts of America’s Camp Herms located at 1100 James Place in El Cerrito. If you have camp reservations through the BSA and are intending on lighting a camp fire or properly burning flags, please fill out the form below and return to us via fax (510/232-4917) or email (  We will email you an executed copy once the Fire Prevention Officer has signed off on the form. Please allow at least one week for processing.

Download the recreational fire permit form.