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Sugarite Canyon State Park
As of 2/26/2016-The New Mexico Environment Department’s Drinking Water Bureau issued a “boil water advisory” for the Sugarite Canyon State Park water system. The water can be made safe by boiling it for at least five minutes at a rolling boil. Alternatively, bottled water can be used. Visitors will be notified when service is returned to normal and the water is again safe to drink.
5/5/2017 - ongoing
Lake Maloya is closed to ice fishing as of Sunday 3/3/19 due to deteriorating ice conditions.
3/3/2019 - ongoing
The Down and Dirty (DAD) mountain bike race scheduled for August 10th has been canceled due to lack of registrations and interest at various levels.
6/30/2019 - ongoing
No closures are posted.
Stage I Fire Restrictions: Building, maintaining, attending or using a fire, campfire, charcoal, coal, or wood stove is prohibited except in State Park developed camp and picnic grounds where grills and stoves are provided by the State Park.
8/7/2018 - ongoing
The use of devices fueled solely by liquid petroleum or LPG fuels that can be turned on and off is allowed. Such devices can only be used in an area that is barren or cleared of all overhead and surrounding flammable materials within three (3) feet of the device. Smoking is prohibited, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site/improved site, or while standing in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable material.
8/7/2018 - ongoing
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