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New Mexico State Parks Division

Elephant Butte Lake State Park


The Plaza, Lions Beach, Desert Cove, and South Monticello Comfort Stations remain open and handle off-season use 9/15/2017 - ongoing
Monticello Boat Ramp Closed 5/21/2018 - ongoing
Rock Canyon Boat Ramp is closed due to lake levels. For additional information please contact the park at 575-744-5923 7/28/2018 - 12/31/2018
Rock Canyon Boat Ramp Closed 7/30/2018 - ongoing
Marina del Sur Boat Ramp is open! 9/21/2018 - ongoing


Cliffs Area Due to Hazards Until Further Notice 6/6/2017 - 12/31/2018
Long Point, North Highlands and Club Cove Areas all closed. Rock Canyon CFS, CFS #1 are closed! 10/19/2018 - ongoing


There are no fire restrictions at this time! 8/17/2018 - ongoing

Boating Conditions

Elevation (MSL): 4,294.430
Surface (Acres): 4,912.000
Volume (Acre Feet): 95,182.000
Last Updated 12/13/2018

Ramp Status

Main Ramp (Open)
Rock Canyon Ramp (Open)
Monticello Ramp (Closed)
Dam Site Ramp (Open)

Office Phone

(575) 744-5923
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