Johnson Mesa Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Johnson's Mesa is a dispersed camping area located east of Las Vegas on NM 65 and FR 153.  Facilities: vaulted toilets, tables and grills.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The bathrooms are seasonally closed for the winter.
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets
Permit Info: A backcountry permit is not required to enter the Pecos Wilderness.
Usage: Light
Water: No potable water is available
Restroom: Pit 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))

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites17 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone

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