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Bear Trap Fire

Unit Information

Cibola National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2113 Osuna Rd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113

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Incident Contacts

Pat Johnson
Email: patricia.e.johnson@usda.gov
Phone: 505-850-2657

Bear Trap Fire Information
Email: 2022.beartrap@firenet.gov
Phone: 928-362-2906
Hours: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

News Releases — Bear Trap Fire

Bear Trap Fire Area, Road and Trail Closure Order (03-0728) still in effect Released: 4 days ago
Forest Closures & Fire Restrictions Lifted on Cibola National Forest & National Grasslands Effective Friday June 24th Order Number 03-0730/0731 Albuquerque, NM – June 23, 2022 – Monsoonal...
Bear Trap Final Update May 30, 2022 Released: 5/30/2022
Bear Trap Fire Final Update May 30, 2022   Acres: 38,225 acresContainment: 82%Cause: Undetermined Total Personnel: 273 Start Date: May 1, 2022 Location: San Mateo Mountains, Magdalena Ranger...
Bear Trap Fire Sunday May 29, 2022 Released: 5/29/2022
Acres: 38,225 acres   Containment: 75%  Cause: Undetermined  Total Personnel: 357     Start Date: May 1, 2022  Location: San Mateo Mountains, Magdalena Ranger District, Socorro County,...
Bear Trap Fire, Saturday May 28 Released: 5/28/2022
Acres: 38,225 acres Containment: 63%Cause: UndeterminedTotal Personnel: 395Start Date: May 1, 2022Location: San Mateo Mountains, Magdalena Ranger District, Socorro County, NMFuels: Pine,...
Bear Trap Fire, Friday, May 27 Released: 5/27/2022
 Acres: 38,091 acres Containment: 41% Cause: Undetermined Total Personnel: 428 Start Date:  May 1, 2022 Location: San Mateo Mountains, Magdalena Ranger District, Socorro County, NM Fuels:...
Bear Trap Fire, Thursday, May 26 Released: 5/26/2022
 May 26, 2022   Acres: 33,196 acres               Containment: 28% Cause: Undetermined Total Personnel: 558              Start Date:  May 1, 2022 ...
Bear Trap Fire update, Wednesday, May 25 Released: 5/25/2022
Acres: 28,988 acres               Containment: 28% Cause: Undetermined Total Personnel: 515              Start Date:  May 1, 2022 Location: San Mateo Mountains,...
Bear Trap Fire update, Tuesday, May 24 Released: 5/24/2022
Bear Trap Fire Update May 24, 2022   Acres: 26,128 acres               Containment: 28% Cause: Undetermined Total Personnel: 563              Start...
Bear Trap Fire update, Monday, May 23 Released: 5/23/2022
SOUTHWEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM TEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER  California Team 10 to assume command of the Bear Trap Fire May 23, 2022 Daily Update   ...
Bear Trap Fire Update, Sunday, May 22 Released: 5/22/2022
SOUTHWEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM TEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER Firefighters identify repair needs on the Bear Trap Fire May 22, 2022 Daily Update   Acres: 23,043...