Saddle Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Saddle Campground offers 16 single units for tents or RV's. Mixed conifer/aspen forest sites provide southern NM escape from summer heat on the desert floor Tables, fire rings, parking spurs, gray water sumps, toilets, showers, central garbage depository, plus interpretive trails. RVs are limited to a maximum of 30' in length.

(Sacramento District Camping Brochure)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Capacity at this campground is limited to 25% during the COVID-19 pandemic. 
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees 1-family unit:  $22 per night
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/bundle 
Open Season: May 17 - September 3
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: RVs limited to 30'. 
Closest Towns: Cloudcroft 
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Open and close dates are subject to change due to local weather conditions. 

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).

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