Upper Karr Recreation Area
Upper Karr Canyon Campground is located off of NM6563 (the Sunspot Scenic Byway) and has a 200 person capacity. There are 2 fire rings, 1 toilet, and garbage depositories are provided. RVs limited 16'. Bathrooms may not be available due to COVID-19.
At a Glance
|Area Amenities:||Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking|
|Fees:||There is no fee to use this area.|
|Restrictions:||Stay limit 14 days, RVs limited to 16'.|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (1)|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
From Cloudcroft, take NM130 south and turn right onto NM6563 (Sunspot Scenic Byway). Continue along the Sunspot Highway for around 7 miles and to your left, just over the ridge you'll see a sign for the Upper Karr Recreation Area. This road can be difficult to spot so keep your eyes open.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
|No. of Sites||6 single site(s)|
|Reservation Info||Not reservable|
|No. of Accessible sites||None|
|Camping trailer:||Yes, RV's limited to 16'|
|Drinking water:||No water available|