**There are Stage II fire restrictions currently in place for Santa Fe, but no evacuation orders have been implemented.**
**All businesses, events, and organizations are currently open and operating as normal.**
**Effective May 19 at 8 am, a forest-wide closure order for Santa Fe National Forest goes into effect, prohibiting public access due to active wildfires and extreme fire danger. The closure order will remain in effect until December 31, 2022, unless it is rescinded earlier.**
**Bandelier National Monument is closed until further notice due to the Cerro Pelado fire.**
The safety and well-being of our residents and visitors has always been Santa Fe’s top priority. Now, more than ever, we are dedicated to helping you feel confident to travel safely. The City of Santa Fe continues to work closely with our business partners, monitoring the continued threat of wildfires impacting Northern New Mexico and our surrounding areas, to ensure you can feel comfortable during your visit to our welcoming city.
Helpful Links & Resources to Help You Plan Your Trip:
Keep up to date with current fire information.
- Stay informed: Alert Santa Fe is the official emergency alert and notification system for the City and County of Santa Fe. This system is used to send alerts to the public and internally to city or county employees during emergencies. Sign up for Alerts here.
- Track the weather: Check the current weather conditions.
- Know before you go: Learn about fire restrictions and current fires at NM Fire Info.
- Know where to go in case of evacuation: The NM Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has put up a 2022 Wildfires website that posts updates of current conditions and threats and provides information for specific fires (including Hermits Peak/Calf Canyon to the east and Cerro Pelado to the west), such as evacuations, evacuation centers & shelters, livestock, road closures etc.
- San Miguel County OEM, Sheriff and Fire
- Santa Fe NF Facebook
- Fire information line: 505-356-2636