Saddle Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Saddle Campground offers 16 single units for tents or RV's. Mixed conifer/aspen forest sites provide southern NM escape from summer heat on the desert floor Tables, fire rings, parking spurs, gray water sumps, toilets, showers, central garbage depository, plus interpretive trails. RVs are limited to a maximum of 30' in length.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open and available for use.
Operational Hours:
Rentals & Guides:
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $20 per night for single unit. $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
Permit Info:
Open Season: May 16, 2014 - September 3, 2014
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: RVs limited to 30'.
Closest Towns: Cloudcroft
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Open and close dates are subject to change due to local weather conditions.

General Information

Directions: Travel east on US82 from Cloudcroft, turn left onto NM244. Approximately 4 miles turn right at the Silver-Saddle-Apache Campground Complex sign (Forest Road 24C).

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Camping trailer Yes, 16 sites
Toilets Yes
Accessible Yes
Picnic tables Yes
Fee charged for some activities Yes
Parking Yes
Tent camping Yes, 16 sites
Drinking water Yes