ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Some trails near Fontaine Avenue are still closed due to a weekend brush fire.

The fire occurred Saturday in the area of the Poplar Ridge Trail System, near the Route 250 Bypass and Observatory Hill.

Local and state firefighters responded to the scene and were able to get the fire under control.

As of Tuesday, officials are still monitoring hot spots located near the hiking and biking trails.

People are asked to continue avoiding the area until fire officials say it is cleared and reopen it to the public.

At this time, there is no word on when that will be.