Red Canyon Campground


Area Status: Open

LOWER CAMPGROUND CLOSED FOR WINTER.  Upper campground and trailhead remain open.

Sites: 38, Elevation: 7,600 large, well shaded campground (38 units + 11 picnic sites in the lower loop) is a good way into Manzano Wilderness via Red and Spruce Canyon trails on foot or horseback. Corrals and parking for horse trailers. This site is open for day use or overnight camping.  No water available.  PLEASE NOTE: Recreational Vehicles (RV's) longer than 22 feet are not allowed in this campground.  Vehicles of this size may only park at Ox Canyon Trailhead, approximately 1.5 miles South of Red Canyon Campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations required.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees: $7.00 per campsite.
Open Season: Open year round - November
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

7 miles West of Manzano, NM 55, FR 253


Parking:

Maximum vehicle length 22'


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Horse Camping

Corrals provided.  No water available.

Picnicking

Amenities

Camping trailer:
Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Parking:
Toilets:

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.621818

  Longitude : 
-106.410955

  Elevation : 
8000