Lagunitas Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

12 campsites at 10,400' in Upper and Lower Lagunitas areas are adjacent to breath-taking Cruces Basin.

LA Gunitas snow dusting pond and evergreens LA Gunitas snow dusted ground and evergreens Snow dusted border along grassy pond Scenic view of rolling mountains as far as you can see

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground facilities closed for the season, dispersed camping around area open if desired. Road conditions to the Cruces Basin are not ideal. 4x4 vehicle suggested and make sure you  have winter vehicle supplies (shovel, chains, extra water and food, winter clothing, handheld radio with extra batteries etc. as a precaution).
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Open Season: Open May 25
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 26 miles northwest of Tres Piedras via US 65 & FR 87.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1),
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: For more information contact:  Tres Piedras Ranger District.

General Information

Directions: 26 miles northwest of Tres Piedras via US 64 & FR 87

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Lake and Pond Fishing


Breath taking setting. Several small lakes at the head of Lagunitas Creek offering good lake fishing for brook and rainbow trout. Elk Crossing Lagunitas  Photo of Lagunitas


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Picnic tables
Tent camping
Camping trailer 12 campsites
Areas & Activities


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10,400 feet