Redondo Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

The Redondo Campground is situated in a stand of Ponderosa Pine interspersed with grass and wildflower meadows within the Jemez National Recreation Area. The campground is approximately 8,200 feet in elevation and you can plan for warm days and cool nights. The Valles Caldera and Bandelier National Monument are within driving distance, both are accessed via the Jemez Mountains Trail National Scenic Byway (NM State Highway 4).

Uses: Overnight camping, hiking and fishing

Facilities: Campground has 62 camp sites; each with a picnic table and fire ring. Vault toilets are available; there are not utility hookups or dump station available. Tents, RVs and trailers up to 30 feet. Drinking water not available at this campground.

Special Instructions: Cutting live vegetation is prohibited. Use charcoal only in the pedestal grills.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed indefinitely to protect public health and align with state and local measures to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. Visit for more information.
Operational Hours: Redondo Campground will be closed for renovations this summer.  The campground will only be open on a first-come, first-served basis from midday on May 22nd to midday on May 29th, to accommodate visitors during Memorial Day. There will be no water available for campers during that week. Check out time is 2:00 PM,  check in time is 3:00 PM.
Reservations: No reservations accepted at this campground. Camp sites available on a first come-first serve basis.
Rentals & Guides: None
Fees $10 per vehicle per night for single unit. Only two (2) vehicles are permitted at a camp site.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer and Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed at all times while in campground area.
Closest Towns: La Cueva has a country store and lodging. Jemez Springs offers food, lodging and other services.
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: America the Beautiful/Golden Age Passes
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From the Jemez Ranger Station go south 7.5 miles north to the junction of State Highway 4 and 126 at La Cueva. Turn right and continue on State Road 4 approximately two miles to the campground turnoff to the left.

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