Lone Mountain Fire Update

The Lone Mountain Fire is located about 6 miles north of White Oaks near Hogback Ridge on the Smokey Bear Ranger District of the Lincoln National Forest and is currently estimated at 5 acres. The fire is currently sheltered from the prevailing winds and therefore fire behavior is low intensity. In addition, temperatures dipped overnight, which calmed the fire. Temperatures today are expected to be moderate at 65 degrees with winds around 10-15 miles per hour. Higher humidity levels and possible rain are forecasted for later this week.  

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White Sands National Monument kicks off its Summer Full Moon Night events

White Sands National Monument’s first of six Full Moon Nights begins this Saturday, May 18, 2019. Full Moon Night happens every night of the full moon from May until October. The parks closing time is extended during the Full Moon Night events, and it is a great time to experience this incredibly unique place under the light of the full moon.

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Shady Pines Chamber Players 2019 Season

Announcing SHADY PINES CHAMBER PLAYERS 2019 (7th!) Season Shady Pines Chamber Players (SPCP) is a project of the Cox family at Shady Pines (200 Fox facing Wren in Cloudcroft). We provide fine musicians a place to gather for a conversation in music with each other and add garden and musical beauty to our beloved Cloudcroft and surrounding communities. Besides providing a cultural asset to the region we also support the Cloudcroft Schools music programs.

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