Juniper Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

RV sites with hookups at Juniper Campground

This is a clean campsite overlooking Quemado Lake. There is a host onsite.

Juniper Campground is our most popular campground. It offers full RV hookups, leveled tent sites, and easy lake access.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The campground is closed for the winter season
Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Tent sites are $10 per day.  There is one double site available for $16 per day.  RV sites with hookups are $15 per day.  Interagency Senior and Access Passes are honored for 1/2 off on camping fees.
Usage: Light
  • There is a 15 day stay limit.
  • OHV/ATV use is prohibited in the Quemado Lake Recreation Area.
  • Hunting and target shooting is prohibited in the recreation area.
  • Horses are prohibited in the Quemado Lake Recreation Area. There is a throwdown area outside the recreation area at El Caso Throwdown.
Closest Towns: Quemado, NM
Water: Drinking water in Campground
Restroom: Vault (see below)
Operated By: Hosted
Information Center: Quemado Ranger District
Phone: (575) 773-4678

General Information

General Notes:

Closest Stores:
Snuffy's Bait and Tackle Shop is currently Closed.


The campground is located just west of Quemado, NM, take NM 32 south 14.2 miles to Quemado Lake/NM 103 sign. At sign turn left onto NM 103 and go 4 miles to where Forest Road 13 (gravel) begins. Continue straight on FR 13 for 1 mile to campground sign. Turn right into campground.


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Boat ramp Boat ramp located at spillway
Camping trailer
Toilets Vault toilet (1) - No Showers
Accessible 2 accessible sites
Picnic tables Each site
Tent camping 18 developed sites
Drinking water Yes
Fire Danger Level: Moderate
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