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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 County Evacuation Update June 11, 2022

Hermits Peak Fire Wildfire
Closures – 6/11/2022

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 11, 2022 
San Miguel/ Mora County News Release Calf Canyon/ Hermits Peak Fire Evacuation Updates 

SAN MIGUEL COUNTY - The communities of Upper and Lower Colonias, Lower La Posada, Bull Canyon, Cow Creek, El Macho, Calf Canyon, and Dalton have been DOWNGRADED to READY STATUS. Traffic to communities in Set Status is open only to residents. 

Current Evacuation Statuses: 

 
The community of Iron Gate is in GO STATUS.
 
 The communities of Tres Lagunas and Holy Ghost 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, Pecos National Monument, Upper and Lower Colonias, Lower La Posada, Bull Canyon, Cow Creek, El Macho, Calf Canyon, and Dalton 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. Closures and Restrictions: All National Forests in New Mexico have closures or restrictions in place due to extreme fire danger. To learn more about these closures and restrictions, visit: https://tinyurl.com/bdy5y99r. Information related to fire restrictions across public and private land can be found at: https://nmfireinfo.com/fire-restrictions/.  

ROAD CLOSURES San Miguel County: N.M. 65 is closed at mile post 15. NF 86 is closed at the entrance of Cow Creek Ranch. N.M. 63 is closed at mile post 23.5 (Junction of N.M. 63 and Iron Gate Rd.) Only local traffic will be allowed on N.M. 63. All traffic to Bull Creek is closed. NF 92 is only open to residents.

Link to Ready, Set Go, Wildland Fire Action Guide: https://cms6.revize.com/revize/sanmiguelcounty/FINAL-new-mexico-RSG-guide-2017_000.pdf

Evacuation Information
Scan the QR code here for the latest evacuation map or visit the ArcGIS Map. Please follow San Miguel County and Mora County Sheriff’s Facebook pages for the latest updates at: 

San Miguel County Sheriff |  facebook.com/smcso.nm | Mora County Sheriff |  facebook.com/moracountysheriffoffice

 

 
 Disaster Relief Centers
 San Miguel County: 
- Old Memorial Middle School Gymnasium, 947 Old National Rd.
Mora County: VFW Post 1131, 2825 NM Hwy 518

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