Schoolhouse Picnic Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located just below Bonito Lake between Forest Road 107 and the Bonito River. This day-use picnic area rests under the tall Ponderosa Pines and offers a lovely spot for a lunch. Rest rooms available

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open and available for use.
Operational Hours: Day-Use only
Area Amenities: Accessible,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Open Season: January 1 - December 31
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Day-use only
Closest Towns: Ruidoso, NM
Water: No
Restroom: UNKNOWN Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Follow NM 48, 9 miles north from Ruidoso; turn west (left) and follow NM 37 for 1-1/2 miles, turn southwest (left) on Forest Road 107 (County Road C-009), continue for 5 miles. The Picnic area is just before Bonito Lake.

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Toilets Yes
Accessible Restrooms
Picnic tables Yes
Parking Yes
Drinking water No water available