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Bluewater Lake (505) 876-2391
Camping will not be available at the Las Tusas Recreation Area or south side of the lake. 9/30/2020 - 4/30/2021
The Visitor Center, Shower Facility and West Comfort Station will remain closed until further notice. 9/30/2020 - 4/30/2021
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Bottomless Lake (575) 988-3638
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Brantley Lake (575) 457-2384
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Caballo Lake (575) 743-3942
Areas that remain closed are, Eagle Point and Animas primitive areas. 4/30/2020 - 12/31/2020
East side boat ramp closed 7/4/2020 - ongoing
Upper Flats and Percha Flats Primitive Campgrounds closed due to NO Primitive Camping allowed at this time. 10/1/2020 - 12/31/2020
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Cerrillos Hills (505) 474-0196
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Cimarron Canyon (575) 377-6271
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

City of Rocks (575) 536-2800
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Clayton Lake & Dinosaur Trackways 575-374-8808
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

Conchas Lake 575-868-2270
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

Coyote Creek 575-387-2328
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

Eagle Nest Lake (575) 377-1594
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

El Vado Lake (575) 588-7247
El Vado Lake State Park is closed for the season beginning November 2, 2020. 10/30/2020 - 5/13/2021

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
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Fenton Lake (575) 829-3630
Beginning November 2, 2020, the non-electric campsites at Fenton Lake State Park will be closed for the season. 10/30/2020 - 4/29/2021
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Heron Lake (575) 588-7470
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Hyde Memorial 505-983-7175
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Leasburg Dam 575-524-4068
On November 2, 2020, the Riverside Day Use Area will be closed for the season. 10/30/2020 - 3/18/2021
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Living Desert 575-887-5516
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Mesilla Valley Bosque (575) 523-4398
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Morphy Lake (575) 387-2328
Morphy Lake State Park remains closed due to construction on the DAM and within the park campground. The park will remain closed until work is complete and there is currently no set date to reopen the park. 10/16/2020 - ongoing

Navajo Lake (505) 632-2278
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Oasis (575) 356-5331
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Oliver Lee (575) 437-8284
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Pancho Villa (575) 531-2711
The Visitor Center/Exhibit Hall and South Comfort Station will continue to be closed until further notice. 10/16/2020 - ongoing
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Pecos Canyon (505) 476-3355
Camping is closed at Pecos Canyon State Park until further notice. 9/21/2020 - 12/31/2020
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Percha Dam (575) 743-3942
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

Rio Grande Nature Ctr. (505) 344-7240
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

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
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Storrie Lake (505) 425-7278
Park gate hours are 7 AM-5 PM. Park can only be accessed from 7 AM-5 PM. 9/30/2020 - 3/31/2021

Sugarite Canyon (575) 445-5607
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

Sumner Lake (575) 355-2541
Effective Monday, November 16, 2020, NM State Parks will temporarily shut down for two weeks through November 30th in accordance with the Public Health Order issued by NM Department of Health. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. Thank you. 11/16/2020 - 12/1/2020

Ute Lake (575) 487-2284
As directed by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham in response to rising COVID-19 cases throughout the state, the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD) is closing all New Mexico State Parks effective Monday, November 16, 2020. The closures will expire November 30, 2020 unless the public health order is extended. A law enforcement presence will remain in the parks to ensure the protection of natural resources. For additional information visit the State Parks website. 11/15/2020 - 11/30/2020

Villanueva (575) 421-2957
All New Mexico State Parks are temporarily closed from November 16 through November 30 in accordance with the COVID-19 Public Health order. All special events through the end of the calendar year have been canceled. 11/16/2020 - 11/30/2020

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