Holy Ghost Group Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

The group campground is situated on the upper portion of the Holy Ghost Canyon, a beautiful steep canyon consisting of mixed conifer forest. Uses: camping, fishing, hiking and group gatherings. Facilities: potable water, 1 vaulted toilet, bear proof trash bins, covered ramada, picnic tables, large grill, and large fire pit. No utility hook-ups, dumpstations or showers exist. 40 person capacity. Special Instructions: Users are encouraged to recycle and pack out trash. Please visit the Leave No Trace for more information about frontcountry and backcountry outdoor ethics.

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 www.fs.usda.gov/goto/r3/safety for more information.
Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at Recreation.gov.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees $50.00 per night
Permit Info: Refer to the National Recreation Reservation Service, 1-877-444-6777 or Recreation.gov
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: June, August, October
Busiest Season: Memorial Day Weekend, July 4th Weekend, Labor Day Weekend
Restrictions: No horse trailers or horses allowed, no ATV's allowed, quiet hours from 10pm to 7am, pets must be on a leash 
Closest Towns: Pecos Community
Water: No potable water is available
Restroom: Vault Toilet
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: 16 miles north of Pecos on Highway 63 and Forest Road 122

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