Trestle Recreation Area


Trestle Trail Guide Map

Trail guide map for the Trestle Trails on the Sacramento Ranger District.

Click on the map to the left for a clear, close-up view of the area.

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Trestle Visitor Center

Located at the west end of the Village of Cloudcroft, the Trestle Recreation Area offers a day-use picnicking site with access to popular area trails. Water, restroom facilities, interpretive information, access to trails, picnic sites. This is a day-use facility only.

The Depot Facility Accessible Trail Junction of trails Interpretive Sign Picnic Area

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open for the spring and summer season. 
Operational Hours: 9am to dark 
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees None.
Open Season: April - September
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: No camping, day-use area only
Closest Towns: Cloudcroft
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Open and close dates are subject to change due to local weather conditions.

General Information

Directions: The Trestle Recreation Area is located just west side of Cloudcroft off of US82 a few 100 feet just west of the NM130/US82 intersection. Turn onto Forest Road 24M.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



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Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water Yes
Interpretive Site Yes
Toilets Yes
Parking Yes
Accessible Yes
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Trail Matrix - D1 Image

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Trail Matrix - D2 Image

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Trail Matrix - D3 Image

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