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

Current Conditions: Limited services may be available. Please be prepared and recreate responsibly. Park only in designated areas. Avoid crowded areas to maintain social distancing and comply with state public health orders limiting group size. Visit our Know Before You Go page for more information.
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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