Canjilon RD

Area Status: Open
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The Canjilon Ranger District is located in the beautiful mountains of Northern New Mexico.  The elevation ranges from a low of 6,500 feet up to almost 11,000 feet above sea level.  Climate and vegetation types vary from high desert to alpine zones.  The ranger district contains several hiking trails, including the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail.  There are three campgrounds located on the ranger district. The ranger district office is located in the small mountain village of Canjilon which contains a population of approximately 325 residents.

Brown office building with flag Canjion RD adobe office Canjilon Ranger District Forest Service sign Outside of office with box of wood and pamphlets display

At a Glance

Restrictions: Travel Management restrictions are in place. There are seasonal closures on the Carson National Forest. Please refer to the Motor Vehicle Use Map or call the local ranger district office.

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