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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
Phone: 505-356-2636
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Mora County Evacuation Update June 1, 2022

Hermits Peak Fire Wildfire
Closures – 6/1/2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2022 - 3:00 p.m. San Miguel/ Mora County News Release Calf Canyon/ Hermits Peak Fire Evacuation Updates

MORA COUNTY - The communities of Sierra Bonita and Chacon have been DOWNGRADED to READY STATUS, effective immediately.

The communities of Los Hueros, Los Lefebres, Ocate, Naranjos, Ojo Feliz & Apache Lake, Golondrinas, and Watrous/Fort Union have been downgraded to the planning status, effective immediately. There are currently no communities in GO STATUS.

There are currently no communities in SET STATUS.

The communities of Upper Morphy, Santiago Creek, South Carmen, Ledoux, Penasco Blanco, Abuelo, Puertocito, Rito Cebolla, South Mora (East), Upper Rociada, Holman West, South Mora (West), North Mora (West), North Mora (East), El Turquillo, Los Cisneros, Lucero, Rainsville, Guadalupita, Buena Vista, Sierra Bonita, and Chacon 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 Mora County: There are currently no road closures in Mora County. Link to Ready, Set Go, Wildland Fire Action Guide:

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