Morphy Lake reopens after wildfire - Albuquerque Journal

Morphy Lake reopens after wildfire

Morphy Lake State Park, pictured in June, has reopened after being closed for several months because of the Calf Canyon/Hermits Peak Fire. The fire burned trees and land around the lake. (Eddie Moore/Albuquerque Journal)

Morphy Lake State Park will reopen on Sept. 23, after being closed for several months because of the Calf Canyon/Hermits Peak Fire.

The park is southwest of Mora. The fire burned trees surrounding the lake and impacted road conditions leading to the park.

The New Mexico State Parks Division warns that flooding in the burn scar could impact road travel.

All of New Mexico’s 35 state parks are now open.

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