Fourth of July Trailhead

Area Status: Open


Fourth of July Trailhead is located on the West/Northwest end of the Fourth of July Campground.  Day-use parking is located near the entrance of the campground by the picnic area.  The trailead is the starting point of Fourth of July Trail which leads to the Manzano Mountain Wilderness and eventually ties in to the Manzano Crest Trail.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: 24 hours
Reservations: No reservations required.
Area Amenities: Accessible, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: $7 overnight camping 
Open Season: April - November
Usage: Medium
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

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Day Hiking

A series of loop trails can be accessed to return to your starting point for a good day hike.

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