Jacks Creek Horse Camp

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Beautifully located among aspens and mixied conifer, you will definitely get the mountain experience at Jack's Creek. Uses:  camping, hiking, horseback riding.   Facilities:  8 units for equestrian camping. 5 12'x12' corrals, with a highline or picket line on 3 others.  15 spaces for horse trailer parking.  Potable water, trash bins, vaulted toilets, tables and grills.  Facilities are available to people with disabilities.  Special Instructions:  RVs are welcome, but there are no hook-ups or showers. Users are encouraged to recycle and pack out trash. Please visit the Leave No Trace website for more information about frontcountry and backcountry outdoor ethics at www.lnt.org.

NO ATVs ALLOWED IN CAMPGROUND

 

At a Glance

Reservations: No Reservations, First Come Basis
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $10 per vehicle per night. $2.00 trailhead parking.
Permit Info: A backcountry permit is not required to enter the Pecos Wilderness.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: No ATVs allowed.  Quiet hours from 10pm to 7am.
Water: No potable water is available
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Please keep your dogs on a leash for their own safety, to be courteous to other users, to respect & protect wildlife, and to protect vegetation. In a Developed Recreation Area it is prohibited to bring in or possess an animal, other than a service animal, unless it is crated, caged, or upon a leach not longer than six feet, or otherwise under physical restrictive control. (36 CFR 261.16 (j))

General Information

Directions:

21 miles north of Pecos on NM 63 and Forest Road 555


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Activities


Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water Yes
Toilets
Parking
Tent camping
Accessible
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
35.83428269

  Longitude : 
-105.6554386

  Elevation : 
8800

 



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