This beautiful, remote campground is situated within the Canadian River Canyon at an elevation of 5,160 feet. There are 12 camping units available.
At a Glance
Mills Canyon Road #600 is not recommended for travel by cars and vehicles pulling trailers. High clearance vehicles are suggested.
Vault Toilet (2 single)
Kiowa/Rita Blanca National Grasslands; Clayton, NM (575) 374-9652
Traveling from Abbot, NM at the intersection of US Highway (Hwy) 56 and NM Hwy 39, drive south on NM Hwy 39 for approximately 16 miles. Turn west onto Mills Canyon Road #600 and continue driving west approximately 9 miles to the campground.
Traveling from Roy, NM on NM Hwy 39, drive north approximately 10 miles and turn west onto Mills Canyon Road #600. Continue driving west approximately 9 miles to the campground.
Please use caution when traveling on Mills Canyon Road #600 as it is very narrow, steep and winding. High clearance vehicles are recommended. During several of the winter months, the canyon portion of Road #600 remains snow packed and/or ice covered for long periods of time and travel can be hazardous even by four-wheel drive vehicles or vehicles with tire chains. During periods of sustained rainfall, grassland pastures and road surfaces may become inundated and impassable to periods of flash flooding, especially Mills Canyon Road #600.