Colorado 2 Fire update; Mount Taylor District takes lead

  • The Colorado 2 Fire burns its way through the Cibola National Forest on Mount Taylor; the fire is now 75 percent contained. Courtesy photo
    The Colorado 2 Fire burns its way through the Cibola National Forest on Mount Taylor; the fire is now 75 percent contained. Courtesy photo
CIBOLA COUNTY, N.M. — A fire began to spread across the north side of Mount Taylor on October 5, and crews have been working to put the fire out. The fire, known as the Colorado 2 Fire, caused a series of evacuations from the mountain as there were several hikers and pinon pickers in the area, according to officials. The fire is now 75 percent contained and stands at 257 acres as of Monday, Oct…

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