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Bluewater Lake (505) 876-2391
Extreme Fire Danger Closure pertains to the Las Tusas Recreational Area ONLY. 6/15/2018 - ongoing
Due to extreme fire danger and closures of the Mount Taylor Ranger District of the Cibola National Forest, only Las Tusas Recreational Area, on the south side of the lake is closed until further notice. 6/18/2018 - ongoing

Bottomless Lake (575) 624-6058
Due to storm damage to our dock system, Bottomless Lakes paddleboat rentals will be closed until new docks can be installed this fall. Standup boards and life jackets will still be available for rental. 6/11/2018 - 10/1/2018

Cimarron Canyon (575) 377-6271
Cimarron Canyon State Park will remain closed through the 4th of July and until further notice 6/12/2018 - ongoing

Conchas Lake 575-868-2270
North Dock Marina is currently closed 5/26/2017 - 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

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
No closures at this time. Fenton Lake is fully open for fishing and camping 7/12/2018 - 9/30/2018

Heron Lake (575) 588-7470
All Campgrounds are open at this time. 4/30/2018 - ongoing

Hyde Memorial 505-983-7175
There is no water service to the park's RV dump station. 6/8/2017 - ongoing

Morphy Lake (575) 387-2328
The boat ramp is currently closed due to low water level within the lake. Hand launching is still allowed. 5/4/2018 - 1/31/2019
Morphy Lake State Park will close MONDAY, JUNE 4th at 8:00 a.m. due to extreme fire danger. The closure will remain in effect until further notice. The park closure will coincide with a full public-access closure of the Santa Fe National Forest. 6/4/2018 - ongoing

Navajo Lake (505) 632-2278
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
Cottonwood Campground Lower Comfort Station is open as of June 28,2018 6/30/2018 - 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

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

Storrie Lake (505) 425-7278
Dump Station 6/16/2017 - ongoing

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

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