ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Crews are responding to the Chavez Fire in the Sandia Mountains which started with a lightning strike reported Wednesday morning. As of 8 a.m. Wednesday, the fire is around a tenth of an acre in size just west of the Cienega Recreation Area and just off Sandia Crest Road. It is burning in timber and is 0% contained.
22 Views This winter has been good for the Pajarito Mountain Ski Area in Los Alamos. The ski area has extended its season through March 31,