Saddle Campground

Area Status: Closed

Saddle Campground offers 16 single units for tents or RVs. Mixed conifer/aspen forest sites provide southern New Mexico an escape from summer heat on the desert floor. Tables, fire rings, parking spurs, gray water sumps, toilets, showers, central garbage depository, plus interpretive trails are available. 30' RV limit.

(Sacramento District Camping Brochure)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: First come, first serve. No reservations. Cost $28 ($9 per extra vehicle). 30' RV limit.
Area Amenities: Accessible, Tent camping, Camping trailer, Fee charged for some activities, Picnic tables, Toilets, Drinking water, Parking
Fees: 1-family unit: $28 per night; 
Extra Vehicle: $9 per night per vehicle
Showers (available at Silver CG): $5.50 per person per use
RV Dump Station (available at Silver CG): $5.50 per use
Water: $0.25 per gallon after 1st free 5 gallons
Trash: $2.50 per bag per day
Firewood (if available): $7 per bag/bundle
Open Season: May 12 - Sept 5
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: RVs limited to 30'. 
Closest Towns: Cloudcroft, NM
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Passes: Discounts for National Parks Lifetime Senior and Access passes honored.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions: Travel east on US82 from Cloudcroft, turn left onto NM244. Approximately 4 miles turn right at the Silver-Saddle-Apache Campground Complex sign (Forest Road 24C).

Recreation Map

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Campground Camping



Camping trailer: Yes, 16 sites
Picnic tables: Yes
Tent camping: Yes, 16 sites
Parking: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Fee charged for some activities: Yes
Accessible: Yes
Drinking water: Yes

Recreation Areas

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