Pines Group Campground lies just NE of Cloudcroft and has 24 sites. Douglas and white fir forest offers escape from desert heat to tent campers and large groups, good access to trails for hiking. Available at the site are tables, fire rings, parking spurs, gray water sumps, toilets, central garbage depository are all available here. Tents are allowed and RV's are limited to a maximum length of 40'.
There are connections to local area trails at the site, one of which takes you to the very popular Osha Trail (T10) named for the Osha plant found along its paths. Here there are stunning views of the Mexican Canyon Trestle and Tularosa Basin below.
At a Glance
Closed until spring.
24 hours, 7 days a week
Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
$18 per night for 1-family unit, $23 per night for 2-family unit, $29 per night for 3-family unit, $36 per night for 4-family unit and $9 per night for each additional vehicle. Showers (available at Silver CG): $5 per person per use RV Dump Station (available at Silver CG): $5 per use Water: $0.25 per gallon after 1st free 5 gallons Trash: $2.50 per bag per day Firewood (if available): $6 per bag/bundle
May 17, 2013 - September 3, 2013
No RV's > 40', 24 sites
Vault Toilet (3)
Open and close dates are subject to change due to local weather conditions.
Directions: Travel east on US82 from Cloudcroft, turn left onto NM244. Less than 1 mile later on your left you will find the entrance to Pines Campground (across the street from the Fir Campgrounds).