Oak Flats Picnic Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

15 miles from historic Las Vegas on NM 65 and FR 263.  Uses:  Picnicking, fishing.  Facilities:  7 picnicking units, vaulted toilets, tables and fire pits.  Special Instructions:  NO CAMPING ALLOWED.  NO WATER.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 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: In a Site Designated for Day Use Only it is prohibited to occupy between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. (36 CFR 261.16 (e))
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Free Use Area
Permit Info: A backcountry permit is not required to enter the Pecos Wilderness.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: No camping allowed.  No horses or horse trailers allowed.  No ATVs allowed .
Closest Towns: Las Vegas, NM
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
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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