Paliza Family Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

NOTE: Paliza Family Campground has reduced ammenities for the summer season of 2014.  There is no trash or toilet service available, nor a Campground Host.  If you wish to walk in and use the site, please remove your trash and dispose of sanitation appropriately.  Vehicle access into the campground is not available.

Recently renovated, the campground is situated in a beautiful Ponderosa Pine forest. Located in Lower paliza Canyon,  the campground has original CCC shelters in some sites.  Come prepared for warm days and cool nights.

Uses: Overnight camping, hiking

Facilities: 30 camp sites; five sites have shade shelters. Vault toilets; no dump station available. There is no drinking water available at the campground.

Special Instructions: This campground is designated as a reduced impact and recycle campground. Users are required pack out trash. Cutting live vegetation is prohibited. Charcoal only in pedestral cooking grills.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Closed for the winter.
Reservations: This campground is first come-first serve facility. NO reservations accepted.
Rentals & Guides: None
Fees $8.00/night/vehicle for a single unit.
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed at all times while in campground area.
Closest Towns: Ponderosa has few services and Jemez Springs where food services and lodging can be found,
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Passes: America the Beautiful/Golden Age Passes
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Access to the campground is off Forest Road 10. The last two miles is dirt and can be difficult for low clearance vehicles. High clearance vehicles recommended.

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