BernCo reopens East Mountains open spaces - Albuquerque Journal

BernCo reopens East Mountains open spaces

Bernalillo County is reopening some of its open space properties it had previously closed due to fire concerns.

The county announced in a news release that recent rains meant the following sites would reopen noon Tuesday:

  • Ojito de San Antonio, 30 San Antonio Dr. in Cedar Crest
  • Sabino Canyon, 34 Forest Rd. 252 in Tijeras
  • Sandia Knolls, 35 Canyon Rd. in Sandia Park
  • Tijeras Creek, 5 Public School Rd in Tijeras

The reopenings do not include Carlito Springs, which is undergoing renovations, and Sedillo Ridge in Tijeras, which remains closed.

A burn ban remains in effect for all unincorporated areas of Bernalillo County and prohibits open burning and fireworks.

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