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Coyote Canyon Camping Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Coyote Canyon Camping Area is a primitive campsite and picnic area next to Coyote Creek.   Uses:  picnicking, camping  Facilities:  One picnic table, two fire rings, and one portable toilet.  No potable water.  

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open year round (Accessiblity limited during winter months due to snow depth.
Reservations: None
Fees No Fee
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer/Fall
Restrictions: Call Coyote Ranger District for posted Fire Restrictions. Please adhere to posted rules and regulations.
Closest Towns: Coyote, NM
Water: No
Restroom: 1 Portable Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Travel on NM SH 96 to FR 316.  Go south  on FR316 for 7 miles.  The campground is located at the Jct. of FR 316 and 317. 


Limited parking,

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RV Camping

Primitive tent camping.  This area is available for RV camping, but there are no ammenities.

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingGravel
No. of Sites2
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sites0
Hookup - WaterNo


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