Upper End Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

View across the Upper End campground

Lake Roberts offers some good fishing opportunities for rainbow trout and catfish.

Popular campground in the Lake Roberts Recreation Area.

View across the Upper End campground Upper End Campground Entrance Spaces for trailers and RVs at Upper End Campground

At a Glance

Reservations: First come - first serve. All Gila NF campgrounds have a 14-day stay limit.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees There is a fee of $10.00 per night per site.
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: There is a 14 day stay limit.  Dogs on leash only.  Fires are permitted in fireplaces provided.  See bulletin board for fire restrictions.
Closest Towns: Mimbres, NM
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Information Center: Wilderness Ranger District
Phone: (575)536-2250

General Information


21 miles north of Mimbres, NM on the south side of New Mexico Highway 35 between mile markers 22 and 23.

General Notes:

General Notes
There are fire grills, picnic tables, drinking water available, garbage facilities and restrooms. For campfires, you can pick up dead wood lying nearby. Please do not cut any trees.  Wood may not be removed from the campground.

Closest Stores:
Lake Roberts General Store on north side of Lake Roberts. Phone and lodging, (Lake Roberts Cabins) available. No fishing licenses available. Licenses available at Walmart in Silver City.


Can accommodate 32' trailers.

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Picnic tables Each site
Drinking water Yes
Toilets Vault toilet (1) - No Showers
Tent camping 12 Sites
Camping trailer No Hook-ups. Can accomodate 32' trailers at several sites
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6,050 Feet