2010-11 Road Alert
The New Mexico Department of Transportation has closed NM Highway 58 between Springer and Cimarron for the Ponil Creek bridge replacement. This road will be closed through April 30, 2011. Travelers are encouraged to take the designated detour on NM Highway 21 through Miami and Philmont Scout Ranch. This road has received improvements in preparation of this project and is in good shape.
There is only an eight mile difference between traveling on Hwy 58 and traveling on Hwy 21.
Do not travel on NM Highway 120, as this road is an unimproved road and has nine miles of extremely rough dirt road and is frequently closed during the winter season.
Keep up to date with New Mexico road conditions at www.NMRoads.com or by calling 800-432-4269. You may also access road conditions by calling 511 from any cell phone.