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Bluewater Lake (505) 876-2391
Seasonal closure of Canyonside and Pinion Cliff Campgrounds within the Stoneridge Recreation Area The following areas remain open and are adequate to handle off-season visitor activities: Upper and Lower Electric Areas, Lakeside and North Point Campgrounds, Shoreline Area (primitive), and the Boure Day Use Area 10/2/2017 - 4/26/2018
As of October 5th, 2017, the Bluewater State Park water system will be undergoing its final stages of rehabilitation. It will take several weeks from this date to complete the rehab. During this time there will not be any running water of any kind, including drinking water and water at the dump station. All facilities that require running water include the shower facility, west comfort station and the dump station will be closed to the public. We apologize for the inconvenience. 10/5/2017 - 11/30/2017
Seasonal closure of West Comfort Station (No Showers) closed from Wednesday, November 1 – Thursday, March 29. Four vault toilets and VC comfort station in the Stoneridge area remain open 24 hours 11/1/2017 - 3/29/2018

Bottomless Lake (575) 624-6058
Seasonal closure of Lea Lake outdoor shower towers 10/2/2017 - 4/12/2018
Seasonal closure of Lea Lake Swimmer’s Comfort Station 10/16/2017 - 4/12/2018

Brantley Lake (575) 457-2384
Seasonal closure of Seven Rivers Primitive Camping Area 10/16/2017 - 3/8/2018

Caballo Lake (575) 743-3942
Seasonal closure of electric area of Stallion Campground 10/2/2017 - 2/28/2018
Seasonal closure of Stallion Comfort Station 10/2/2017 - 2/28/2018
Seasonal closure of Upper Riverside Comfort Station 10/23/2017 - 3/29/2018

Cerrillos Hills (505) 474-0196
The Visitor Center will be closed 11/23/17 11/15/2017 - 11/24/2017
The Visitor Center will be closed during the week on Wednesdays and Thursdays 4/9/2018 - 5/21/2018

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 10/31/2017 - 3/1/2018

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
Seasonal closure of Cove Comfort Station 10/16/2017 - 3/1/2018

Coyote Creek 575-387-2328
Seasonal closure of the South End and YCC Group Area 10/2/2017 - 3/29/2018
Seasonal closure of comfort station and water lines 10/2/2017 - 3/29/2018

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
Seasonal closure of Main Area of the park Access to the lake will still be available on the west side from County Road 322 and at El Vado Dam Day Use Area for people wanting to fish from the shoreline 12/4/2017 - 3/29/2018

Elephant Butte Lake (575) 744-5923
Cliffs Area Due to Hazards Until Further Notice 6/6/2017 - 12/31/2018
Seasonal closure of Long Point (September 30 due to Sports Adventure Closure), North Highlands, and Club Cove Areas 10/16/2017 - 3/15/2018
Seasonal closures of the following Comfort Stations: Rock Canyon, Ridge Road #1 & #2 10/16/2017 - 3/1/2018

Fenton Lake (575) 829-3630
Staggered seasonal closures of non-electric campsites 10/16/2017 - 4/26/2018
Closure of Lake Fork Day Use Area 11/1/2017 - 4/5/2018

Heron Lake (575) 588-7470
Blanco, Island View and Rincon/Little Oso Primitive Campgrounds October 3rd - May 14 5/1/2017 - ongoing
All Campgrounds are open at this time. 6/23/2017 - ongoing
Seasonal closures of Island View and Rincon/Little Oso Primitive Campgrounds 9/15/2017 - 5/14/2018
Seasonal closures of Blanco Developed campground 10/2/2017 - 5/14/2018
Seasonal closures of Brushy Point, Ponderosa and Salmon Run Campgrounds 1/1/2018 - 5/14/2018

Hyde Memorial 505-983-7175
There is no water service to the park's RV dump station. 6/8/2017 - ongoing
No potable water available in RV camp loop. Potable water is available at the Ranger Station. 7/11/2017 - 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 - 4/16/2018

Leasburg Dam 575-524-4068
Seasonal closure of all Riverside Day Use Areas 9/18/2017 - 3/20/2018

Manzano Mountains (505) 469-7608
Park will be closed for the winter 12/4/2017 - 3/1/2018

Mesilla Valley Bosque (575) 523-4398
Park is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & New Years Day 1/1/2017 - 1/1/2018

Morphy Lake (575) 387-2328
Morphy Lake State Park will be closed for the winter season starting November 15, 2017 and scheduoled to re-open March 1, 2018 weather dependent. 9/18/2017 - 3/1/2018

Navajo Lake (505) 632-2278
Seasonal closure of Sims Mesa Upper Loop Campground Lower Loop Campground and Comfort Station remain open and are adequate for off-season visitation Access to the Sims Mesa Marina and boat ramp remains open to the marina operator and to marina customers to access to their property 10/2/2017 - 4/12/2018
Seasonal closure of Cedar, Pinon and Juniper 10/2/2017 - 5/14/2018

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

Percha Dam (575) 743-3942
Seasonal closure of Upper Comfort Station 10/2/2017 - 3/29/2018

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

Santa Rosa Lake (575) 472-3110
Seasonal closure of Rocky Point Loop “B” Campground 10/2/2017 - 3/29/2018
Closure of Juniper Campground and Comfort Station 10/2/2017 - 3/29/2018

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
The main comfort station will be closed 10/30/2017 - 3/29/2018
Waterlines throughout the park will be shut down to prevent freezing 10/30/2017 - 3/29/2018
Vault toilets near the boat dock on the north side of the park will be closed. 10/30/2017 - 3/29/2018

Sugarite Canyon (575) 445-5607
Seasonal closure of Soda Pocket Area 10/2/2017 - 4/18/2018

Sumner Lake (575) 355-2541
Seasonal closure of Mesquite and Eastside Campgrounds, and Eastside Shoreline Area 10/2/2017 - 3/29/2018

Ute Lake (575) 487-2284
Windy Point Entrances are closed indefinitely. 5/1/2017 - 12/31/2036
Seasonal closures of Eagle Point Campgrounds, and Logan Park Comfort Station 11/1/2017 - 3/29/2018
Seasonal closure of Zia and Roadrunner Campgrounds, and North Area Comfort Station 11/1/2017 - 3/29/2018
Seasonal closures of upper boat parking areas at South Side, Logan Marina, and McFarland Areas 11/1/2017 - 3/29/2018
Seasonal closure of Ute Creek Overlook 11/1/2017 - 3/29/2018
Vault toilets closed at: Rogers, Beaver, Southside and Group Shelter 11/1/2017 - 3/29/2018

Villanueva (575) 421-2957
El Cerro Campground will be closed 11/6/2017 - 3/29/2018

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