EL PASO, Texas (KSTM) — Starting Monday, all New Mexico state parks will be closed in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has directed the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department to close all New Mexico state parks and cancel all events through April 9.
The closure could be extended if needed.
EMNRD sais there will be law enforcement presence at all parks to “ensure the protection of natural resources.”
Visitors with overnight camping reservations will be issued a full refund.