Twining Campground

Area Status: Open

Open May to October.  Four sites for tents or trailers by Taos Ski Valley provide trailheads to high country, including 13,161' Mount Wheeler Facilities: 4 campsites for trailers (RV's under 16') Tables, grills, toilets. Water available from stream; not recommended for drinking. Attractions: Camping/picnicking Fishing access for Rio Hondo Hiking Trails - Trailheads for Wheeler Peak Wilderness and Columbine Hondo Wilderness Study Area Wheeler Peak Trail #90 Williams Lake Trail #62 Bull of the woods pasture road Trail #90 Long Canyon Trail #63 Goose Lake Trail #64 Gold Hill Trail #63-64

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water or restrooms. Remove all trash, including human waste. Open weather dependent.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 19.7 miles north of Taos on State Highway 150.
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: For more information contact:  Questa Ranger District

General Information

Directions: 19.7 miles north of Taos on State Highway 150

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Open May through September. 4 campsites at elevation 7,300.

No. of Sites 4 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking


Open from May through September.


Camping trailer: 4 Campsites for Trailers under 16'
Picnic tables:
Tent camping:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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9,400 feet