Vacas Trail/San Gregorio Lake Trailhead #51

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

At the trailhead is a 10-15 car parking lot with a toilet.  The elevation here is 9,300 ft.  The climb into the San Pedro Parks Wilderness is gradual.  San Gregorio Reservoir is about a mile from the trailhead.  From the reservoir to trail #50 (Palomas) terminus is approximately 4 miles.  The trail then crosses the terminus of Trail#435 (Anastacio) in about a quarter of a mile.  The trail then proceeds to the terminus of trail #32 (Penas Negras) in about 2.5 miles, and from there San Pedro Park is about a half mile.  The trail passes mostly through spruce type vegetation with occasional openings.  Water is abundant along the trail.

Motorized and mechanized use is prohibited in Wilderness.

At a Glance

Reservations: No Reservations
Fees No Fee
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Cuba, NM
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: NM SH 126 to FR 70 to Trailhead

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