Little Walnut East Group Area

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 
Please NOTE:  Water is not available at the group or family picnic areas at Little Walnut.

Little Walnut picnic grounds provide day use only for small or large groups and individuals/families. The area is generally open from 8:00 a.m. until sunset during spring, summer and fall; winter hours vary according to weather conditions.

 
The Little Walnut East Group Area can accommodate up to 75 people, with parking for 15 vehicles. Facilities include 10 tables, 1 serving table, 4 pedestal grills, vault toilets and trashcans. Water is available at both group areas most of the time.
 
For all group use areas, no firewood is available and camping is prohibited. The site rental must be paid at time of reservation and is non-refundable. There is also a small key deposit required for the site. The key deposit is refunded upon return of the keys. For reservations, please contact the Silver City Ranger District at 575-388-8201.
Photo of sign at Little Walnut/Gomez Peak Photo of picnic area at Little Walnut East photo of picnic area at Little Walnut west

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed indefinitely to protect public health and align with state and local measures to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. Visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/gila/alerts-notices for more information.
Operational Hours: The area is generally open from 8:00 a.m. until sunset during spring, summer and fall; winter hours vary according to weather conditions.
Reservations: Reservations required. For information and reservation schedules, please come in to the Silver City Ranger District at 3005 E Camino del Bosque, Silver City.
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees $ 25.00 per day reservable large group area, 75 people maximum / 15 vehicles.
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Silver City, NM
Water: Yes - drinking water tap
Restroom: Vault toilet

Activities

Amenities

Picnic tables
Toilets
Parking
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
32.852562

  Longitude : 
-108.274475

  Elevation : 
6,454 Feet

 



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