Road Closures Extended Due To Kellar Fire

The Lincoln National Forest has extended the closure order for protection of human health and safety for the Kellar Fire and affected areas. The closure order includes Forest Service Road 277-C at 277. Road 276 at Eddy County Road 409, or Sitting Bull Gate. Road 68 at NM 137. Forest Service Road 525 at NM 137. And Sitting Bull Falls Day Use Area and all Sitting Bull Falls Trail Systems remain closed. The restricted area is bounded on the north at Last Chance Canyon, on the south by, but not including, NM-Hwy 137, on the west along and including Forest Service Road 525, and on the east along and including Forest Road 68. If you’d like general information, you can call 575-434-7200 weekdays.