Deerhead Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

RV Camping

Deerhead Campground offers 20 sites and is immediately adjacent to the Village of Cloudcroft. Take NM130 south of its intersection with US82 in Cloudcroft 1 mile and you'll see the entrance to Deerhead on the right (just past the turnoff to the Ranger Station).  Access to the Rim Trail (T105) trailhead is just across the street. Tables, fire rings, pedestal grills parking spurs, toilets, central garbage depository are all available at this campground.  RV's limited to < 30' in length.

(Sacramento District Camping Brochure)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed until spring.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees 1-family unit: $20
Extra vehicle: $9 per night per vehicle
Showers (available at Silver CG):  $5 per person per use
RV Dump Station (available at Silver CG):  $5 per use
Water:  $0.25 per gallon after 1st free 5 gallons
Trash:  $2.50 per bag per day
Firewood (if available):  $6 per bag/bundleday Firewood (if available):  $6 per bag/bundle 
Open Season: March 30, 2018 - October 9, 2018
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, 20 sites, no RV's >30'
Closest Towns: Cloudcroft 
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3)
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: From the west side of Cloudcroft, turn south onto NM130 and travel 1 mile. The campground entrance will be on your right.

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Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Yes
Toilets Yes
Parking Yes
Fee charged for some activities nightly fee
Tent camping Yes
Accessible Yes, 20 units
Camping trailer 30' RV limit
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