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Bluewater Lake (505) 876-2391
Bluewater Lake State Park is temporarily closed due to the Diener Canyon Fire. Please revisit the webpage for updates. 4/14/2018 - 4/20/2018

Cimarron Canyon (575) 377-6271
Seasonal closure of Comfort Stations 10/2/2017 - 5/1/2018
Seasonal closure of Maverick and Tolby water system 11/29/2017 - 5/1/2018

Clayton Lake 575-374-8808
Seasonal closure of west side of park and lake surface 10/31/2018 - 3/1/2019

Conchas Lake 575-868-2270
North Dock Marina is currently closed 5/26/2017 - ongoing
Seasonal closure of Central Campground 10/2/2017 - 4/30/2018

El Vado Lake (575) 588-7247
Main Area of the park December 1 - March 31 5/1/2017 - ongoing
North El Vado Boat Ramp, The Peninsula, Sands Cove and South Point October 3 - May 14 5/1/2017 - ongoing
Seasonal closure of North El Vado Boat Ramp, The Peninsula, Sands Cove, South Point and Shale Point Areas, and the Piñon Beach Campgrounds 10/2/2017 - 5/10/2018

Elephant Butte Lake (575) 744-5923
Cliffs Area Due to Hazards Until Further Notice 6/6/2017 - 12/31/2018

Fenton Lake (575) 829-3630
Lake Fork Day Use Area will open 4/16-2018. Water and Electric to RV sites is on. All of Fenton Lake is open for fishing and boating. 4/8/2018 - 5/1/2018

Heron Lake (575) 588-7470
All Campgrounds are open at this time. 6/23/2017 - ongoing
Little Oso Primitive and Rincon Primitive areas remain under seasonal closure until May 14, 2018 4/10/2018 - 5/14/2018

Hyde Memorial 505-983-7175
There is no water service to the park's RV dump station. 6/8/2017 - ongoing
Camping in the main camp loop is closed for winter as well as all group shelters. Hiking through the main camp loop is still allowed. The RV/electric camp loop will remain open for winter and tent camping is allowed here. For availability please call park at 505-983-7175. 10/23/2017 - 4/20/2018

Navajo Lake (505) 632-2278
Seasonal closure of Cedar, Pinon and Juniper 10/2/2017 - 5/14/2018
The Mast Up Pole for Sail Boats located at the Pine Boat Ramp at Navajo Lake is not able to be used until repaired. 4/12/2018 - 9/1/2018

Oasis (575) 356-5331
The Cottonwood Campground (lower) Comfort Station has been closed due to septic tank issues. All park visitors are welcome to use the Comfort Station at Indian Grass Campground or the 4 vault toilets located throughout the park. 3/30/2017 - ongoing

Pancho Villa (575) 531-2711
The north Comfort Station is closed from May 1 through August 31 of each year. The south Comfort Stations remains open all year long. 6/8/2017 - ongoing

Rockhound (575) 546-6182
Spring Canyon day use area is closed Monday & Tuesday. 12/30/2014 - ongoing

Santa Rosa Lake (575) 472-3110
Juniper camping loop will remain closed until May 18th, 2018. 4/16/2018 - 5/18/2018

Storrie Lake (505) 425-7278
Dump Station 6/16/2017 - ongoing
River Campground and its comfort station will be closed 9/18/2017 - 4/26/2018

Ute Lake (575) 487-2284
Windy Point Entrances are closed indefinitely. 5/1/2017 - 12/31/2036

Villanueva (575) 421-2957
All walk in campsites will be closed from 2pm on April 26th to 5pm on April 28th due to Villanueva State Park 50th Anniversary Celebration 4/26/2018 - 4/28/2018

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