Forest Orders - Closures & Restrictions
Regional and Forest Orders Map
Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulation 261.50 (a) gives each Forest Supervisor the authority to issue orders which close or restrict use of the of described areas within the area over which he/she has jurisdiction. An order may close an area to entry or may restrict the use of an area by applying any or all of the prohibitions authorized in Title 36, Part 261, Subpart B, of the Code of Federal Regulations.
Area and Road Closure for Hermits Peak / Calf Canyon Post-Fire Impact
Date(s): May 23, 2023 - Dec 31, 2023
Jemez Cave Closure Order Number: # 03-10-03-23-02
Date(s): May 8, 2023 - Apr 30, 2025
Maps that demonstrate the severity and location of trails that burned in the 2022 Hermits Peak-Calf Canyon Fire.
Temporary Area, Road and Trail Closures for Hermit's Peak/Calf Canyon Post-fire Impacts in effect May 23, 2023 through December 31, 2023 unless rescinded.
The purpose of this Order is to provide natural and cultural resource protection for the Jemez Cave and for public safety and welfare until current damage to natural and cultural resources can be assessed and a long-term management strategy developed. 1. This Order shall be in effect from May 6, 2023, at 8:00 a.m. through April 30, 2025, unless rescinded.