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You can still backpack in the Gila

US Forest Service/Reuters

Sun News Report LAS CRUCES — Those planning a camping trip to the Gila National Forest this Memorial Day weekend should take note of a number of trail and campground closures caused by a massive wildfire that had scorched more than 80,000 acres of rugged forest by Friday afternoon. The blaze is trailing smoke across …

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