Fawn Lakes Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Recently refurbished site has paved camping loops at two small stocked ponds. Can be very crowded during summer weekends. As an alternative, try BLM's Wild Rivers Recreation Area north of Questa.

Accessible campsite with concrete below table and around fire grill with trees in background Picnic table in campsite along muddy creek in forest Campsite with picnic table and fire pit near muddy creek in the trees Campsite with picnic table at the end of a road with trees in background

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Limited services may be available. Please be prepared and recreate responsibly. Park only in designated areas. Avoid crowded areas to maintain social distancing and comply with state public health orders limiting group size. Visit our Know Before You Go page for more information.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $20/Site, $5 Extra Vehicle fee.
Open Season: May 18 - September 23
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Groceries, gas, shower, laundary and cafe within 3 miles.
Trailer waste disposal within 1 mile.
Columbine Trailhead for hiking within 4 miles.
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: For more information contact:  Questa Ranger District, P.O. Box 110, 184 SR 38, Questa, NM  87556.  (575) 586-0520.

General Information

Directions:

3 miles west of Red River via NM 38


General Notes:

 

22 combination tent and trailer campsites
Tables, fireplaces, toilets.
Water from river not recommended for drinking


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Lake and Pond Fishing

 

Two small ponds two miles downstream from the town of Red River off of Highway 38. Stocked with rainbow trout,camping is nearby. Photo of Fawn Lakes    Photo of Fawn LakesPhoto of Fawn Lakes


Hiking

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water
Toilets Vault
Tent camping 22 combined tent and Trailer campsites
Camping trailer Under 32'
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
36.7055

  Longitude : 
-105.4577

  Elevation : 
8,500'

 



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