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
Restrictions:
  • 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.


Directions:

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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RV Camping

There are 18 RV sites available on a first come, first serve basis. Each site has a picnic table and fire ring/bbq grill.  There is a dump station at Pinon Campground for a $5.00 fee.

Status: Closed
Fees: $15 per day
Hours of Operation: Closed for the winter season. Campground season on the Quemado Ranger District normally runs from May 1, to Sept. 30. For more information, contact the Quemado Ranger District at (575) 773-4678.

Campground Camping

There are 18 tent sites available on a first come, first served basis.  Each site has a picnic table and fire ring/bbq grill.

There is one double space for $16 per day.

Fire Information18
No. of Sites18
No. of Accessible sites3
Status: Closed
Fees: $10 per day for single site, $16 per day for double site.
Hours of Operation: Closed for the winter season. Campground season on the Quemado Ranger District normally runs from May 1, to Sept. 30. For more information, contact the Quemado Ranger District at (575) 773-4678.

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Amenities

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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Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.137543

  Longitude : 
-108.48919

  Elevation : 
7720