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Hermits Peak Fire

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Santa Fe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
New Mexico
Santa Fe, NM 87508

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Hermits Peak Fire Information
Email: 2022.hermitspeak@firenet.gov
Phone: 505-356-2636
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

San Miguel/Mora County Evacuation Update May 30, 2022

Hermits Peak Fire Wildfire
Closures – 5/30/2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 30, 2022 @ 11:00 a.m. San Miguel/ Mora County News Release
Calf Canyon/ Hermits Peak Fire Evacuation Updates
 
SAN MIGUEL COUNTY - The communities of Upper and Lower Colonias and Lower La Posada have been DOWNGRADED to SET STATUS.
Camino Rincon and Rivera Ridge (East of CR B52), Pecos Southwest (East of CR 53/ Rincon del Cielo), Pecos Southeast, East Pecos North, East Pecos South, Pecos National Monument have been DOWNGRADED to READY STATUS

Current Evacuation Statuses: The communities of Bull Canyon, Cow Creek, Holy Ghost, Tres Lagunas, El Macho, and Calf Canyon are in GO STATUS.
The communities of Upper and Lower Colonias and Lower La Posada are in SET STATUS.

The communities of Camp Luna, Cinder Road, Crestone, NMBHI, Romeroville East, and, Romeroville West, Taylor Wells, D Bibb West, D Bibb East, Gunner Trail, Hot Springs, Country Acres, Storrie Lake, 527-525- Hwy 518, Emplazado, County A3, Las Dispensas, Trout Springs, Gallinas, Lower Canyon Road, La Canada, E Las Tusas, W Las Tusas, E Sapello, W Sapello, Manuelitas, Canoncito, Tierra Monte – Canon, Big Pine, Canovas Canyon, El Porvenir, Porvenir Canyon, Chavez, Pendaries Valley East, Pendaries Village, Rociada, Lone Pine Mesa, San Ignacio, Mineral Hill, San Geronimo, Ojitos Frios, San Pablo, and Camino Rincon and Rivera Ridge (East of CR B52), Pecos Southwest (East of CR 53/ Rincon del Cielo), Pecos Southeast, East Pecos North, East Pecos South, and Pecos National Monument are in READY STATUS.

Residents are advised to be cautious during repopulation as fire personnel and fire apparatuses are still present. For additional information, you can call the Fire Information Line at (505) 356-2636. Residents of San Miguel, Mora, Taos, Colfax, and Santa Fe Counties should remain on high alert for changes to evacuation statuses and road closures.

ROAD CLOSURES San Miguel County:N.M. 65 is closed at mile post 15. N.M. 223 is closed at mile post 2, CR B44A is accessible (Upper/ Lower Colonias); CR B64 is restricted (Cow Creek). N.M. 63 is closed at mile post 11.5 (Dalton Parking Area)
 
Link to Ready, Set Go, Wildland Fire Action Guide

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