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Bottomless Lake (575) 624-6058
Seasonal closure of Lea Lake Swimmer’s Comfort Station Wednesday, October 17, 2018 – Thursday, April 18, 2019 10/18/2018 - 4/18/2019
Seasonal closure of Lea Lake outdoor shower towers from Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – Thursday, April 18, 2019 10/18/2018 - 4/18/2019

Caballo Lake (575) 743-3942
Upper Riverside Comfort Station seasonally closed 10/17/2018 - 4/14/2019

Cimarron Canyon (575) 377-6271
Blackjack campground seasonal closure October 1st to May 1st 10/1/2018 - 5/1/2019
Maverick / Pondorosa restrooms and water shut down due to overnight freezing temps 10/15/2018 - 6/1/2019

Clayton Lake 575-374-8808
The boat ramp is closed at this time due to low water levels. 3/8/2019 - ongoing

Coyote Creek 575-387-2328
The south end of the park, YCC Campground, River Group Camping Area, Comfort Station and Water System are closed for the winter season. These facilities and camping areas will be available on March 29, 2019. 10/19/2018 - ongoing

Eagle Nest Lake (575) 377-1594
Cieneguilla Day-Use area is closed until Spring. 11/18/2018 - ongoing
Eagle Nest Lake is currently closed to boating due to ice remaining on the lake. The lake is open for shoreline fishing. 3/18/2019 - ongoing

El Vado Lake (575) 588-7247
North El Vado Boat Ramp, The Peninsula, Sands Cove and South Point October 3 - May 14 5/1/2017 - ongoing
Main boat ramp closed 7/10/2018 - ongoing
El Vado Lake closed to Ice fishing due to deteriorating ice conditions. Please contact the park office at 575-588-7247 for additional information. 3/2/2019 - ongoing

Elephant Butte Lake (575) 744-5923
Long Point, North Highlands and Club Cove Areas all closed. Rock Canyon CFS, CFS #1 are closed! 10/19/2018 - ongoing

Fenton Lake (575) 829-3630
Water has been turned off to RV sites for the winter. The back camping loop has been closed for the winter. 11/23/2018 - 4/30/2019
Fenton Lake is CLOSED for ice fishing but river fishing is open 3/6/2019 - ongoing

Heron Lake (575) 588-7470
Heron Lake closed to Ice fishing due to deteriorating ice conditions. Please contact the park office at 575-588-7470 for additional information. 3/2/2019 - ongoing

Hyde Memorial 505-983-7175
Hyde Park main camp loop will be closed for the winter season beginning October 22, 2018 and lasting until April 20, 2019. Sites along the west side of Hyde Park Road will remain open all year long (sites 37-50) with 3 electric sites being available to reserve online via reserveamerica.com. 10/22/2018 - 4/20/2019
Sled & Tube Run is closed. Friday, March 22, 2019, the conditions on the run are no longer safe for sledding. Should the Park receive additional snowfall in the coming days, it will reopen. 3/22/2019 - 4/7/2019

Morphy Lake (575) 387-2328
Morphy Lake State Park will remain closed until next spring. The closure is due to the upcoming dam renovation project. The dam renovation is scheduled for completion Spring of 2019. 7/20/2018 - 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
Upper (Percha) Comfort Station seasonally closed 10/17/2018 - 4/14/2019

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 from Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – Thursday, April 4, 2019 10/3/2018 - 4/4/2019
Seasonal closure of Juniper Campground and Comfort Station from Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – Thursday, April 11, 2019 10/3/2018 - 4/11/2019

Storrie Lake (505) 425-7278
Dump Station Closed 6/15/2017 - ongoing
The River Campground is closed for the winter months. 9/24/2018 - 3/28/2019
All Comfort Stations will be closed, and all water will be shut off through out the park. There are vaults and chemical toilets as alternatives. 10/1/2018 - 3/28/2019

Sumner Lake (575) 355-2541
Seasonal closure of Mesquite and Eastside Campgrounds, and Eastside Shoreline Area from Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – Thursday, March 28, 2019 10/3/2018 - 3/28/2019

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

Villanueva (575) 421-2957
El Cerro Campground Closed 11/5/2018 - 4/4/2019 11/5/2018 - 4/4/2019

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