Las Petacas Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Set in a beautiful canyon quite close to Taos, there is good access to Rio Fernando de Taos for fishing.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed indefinitely to protect public health and align with state and local measures to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. Visit for more information.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Toilets
Fees $6/Night for single unit.
Open Season: May 24
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 4 miles east of Taos along US Highway 64.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: For more information contact:  Camino Real Ranger District.

General Information

Directions: 4 miles southeast of Taos via US 64

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Opens May through November. 9 campsites at elevation 7,400.
No. of Sites9 double site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone


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Toilets 1 Vault Toilet
Tent camping
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7,400 feet