McCrystal Campground

  

These 60 sites in Valle Vidal elk/bear country are a great hunting, hiking, fishing destination.

 

From the town of Cimarron, drive 5 miles northeast on Highway 64 to Cerrososo Canyon. Follow this canyon approximately 21 miles to the Valle Vidal Unit Boundary. The route is marked by signs. From the boundary, travel 7 miles on Forest Service Road 1950. These graveled roads are not maintained during the rainy season and may be passable only with a four wheel drive vehicle.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $12.00/Night for single unit, $5.00 extra vehicle fee.
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (6), UNKNOWN Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: For more information contact:  Questa Ranger District, P.O. Box 110, 184 SR 38, Questa, NM  87556.  (575) 586-0520.

General Information

Directions:

36 miles northwest of Cimarron via US 64 &FR 1950


General Notes:

 

60 campsites for tents and trailers 
Tables, fireplace, toilets.
6 campsites for horse campers
Water from creek not recommended for drinking.
    
Attractions:
Fishing at McCrystal Creek
Wildlife viewing
Hunting
Historic site ---Ring Place Ranch. Self-guided trail to a pioneer cabin starts at the campground entrance. 


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Amenities

Camping trailer 6 campsites for horse campers.
Toilets
Picnic tables
Tent camping 60 campsites for tents and trailers.
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
36.7774
  Longitude : 
-105.1126
  Elevation : 
8,100 feet