Lower Karr Canyon Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Lower Karr Picnic Area

Lower Karr Canyon Campground has undeveloped campsites scattered above and below the Karr Canyon Picnic Area. Forest Road 63 is gravel and can be rough. Fire rings are available.

Tent camping is allowed here and there are a number of lovely spots for you to choose from, all of which are accessible by walking in to the site from the parking area.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open and available for use, but this site closes after the first snow.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees none 
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Light
Restrictions:
No RV's within the campground, tents only
Closest Towns: Cloudcroft 
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From the Village of High Rolls along US82, turn south onto Forest Road 63 (Karr Canyon Road). Continue for approximately 5 miles, the campground will be on the right side of the road. The last 1 mile is a dirt road. This road can be closed during winter months due to heavy snows.

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Activities


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Amenities

Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water No water available
Toilets Yes
Tent camping Yes
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
32.898773

  Longitude : 
-105.813289

  Elevation : 
7800

 

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