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State Park Closures


Bluewater Lake (505) 876-2391
NOTICE: We are sorry, this park remains closed until further notice. Please check back as we are opening additional parks in stages. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this public health crisis 5/1/2020 - 12/31/2020

Bottomless Lake (575) 988-3638
Lea Lake Recreation Area will remain closed until further notice, no swimming or access to Lea Lake will be available. 5/29/2020 - ongoing

Brantley Lake (575) 457-2384
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Caballo Lake (575) 743-3942
Areas that remain closed are Riverside area below dam, Eagle Point and Animas primitive areas. 4/30/2020 - 12/31/2020
East side boat ramp closed 7/4/2020 - ongoing
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Cimarron Canyon (575) 377-6271
Camping and overnight use remains closed in State Parks. Ponderosa Campground and Blackjack Campground are closed. All events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

City of Rocks (575) 536-2800
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Clayton Lake & Dinosaur Trackways 575-374-8808
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Group Shelters, Comfort Stations, and Visitor Centers remain closed and all events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Conchas Lake 575-868-2270
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Visitor Centers and comfort stations remain closed. All events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Coyote Creek 575-387-2328
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Group shelters, comfort stations, and playgrounds remain closed and all events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Eagle Nest Lake (575) 377-1594
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. The Group Shelter and Visitor Center remain closed and all events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

El Vado Lake (575) 588-7247
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Elephant Butte Lake (575) 744-5923
Continue established indefinite closure of Cliffs Area due to cliff hazards because of low water levels. 9/25/2019 - ongoing
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Fenton Lake (575) 829-3630
NOTICE: We are sorry, this park remains closed until further notice. Please check back as we are opening additional parks in stages. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this public health crisis. 5/1/2020 - 12/31/2020

Heron Lake (575) 588-7470
Access to the Rio Chama Trail Head staircase remains closed at this time for repairs. Visitors can access the trail by utilizing the BOR access road to the Chama River then to the suspension bridge. We will keep the public informed of any changes. Thank you for your patience ! 5/1/2020 - ongoing
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Hyde Memorial 505-983-7175
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Leasburg Dam 575-524-4068
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Manzano Mountains (505) 469-7608
NOTICE: We are sorry, this park remains closed until further notice. Please check back as we are opening additional parks in stages. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this public health crisis. 4/30/2020 - 12/31/2020

Oasis (575) 356-5331
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Oliver Lee (575) 437-8284
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Pancho Villa (575) 531-2711
NOTICE: We are sorry, this park remains closed until further notice. Please check back as we are opening additional parks in stages. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this public health crisis. 5/1/2020 - 12/31/2020

Pecos Canyon (505) 476-3355
No Camping 5/28/2020 - ongoing

Rockhound (575) 546-6182
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Santa Rosa Lake (575) 472-3110
– Santa Rosa Lake State Park will close access to its boat ramp effective immediately. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers advised that low inflow of water combined with a planned release of water from Santa Rosa has drawdown the reservoir to extremely low levels. The closure will prevent property damage during launching and loading of boats; however, the lake remains open to recreation activities to include shoreline fishing, canoeing, kayaking and other paddle craft use. 6/18/2020 - ongoing
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Storrie Lake (505) 425-7278
Dump station is currently closed due to COVID. 5/25/2020 - 9/30/2020
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Sugarite Canyon (575) 445-5607
Camping and overnight use are remain closed in state parks. Visitor centers and comfort stations are closed and events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Sumner Lake (575) 355-2541
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Ute Lake (575) 487-2284
The following areas remain closed: Yucca Campground, Zia Campground, Windy Point, Eagle Point, Mine Canyon, and the South Side. Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Group shelters, playgrounds and comfort stations remain closed and all events are cancelled until further notice. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

Villanueva (575) 421-2957
Camping and overnight use remains closed in state parks. Groups shelter remain closed and all events are cancelled. 7/10/2020 - ongoing

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