Jacks Creek Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The Jacks Creek Trailhead is located 21 miles on NM 63. Uses: Trailhead parking and access for hiking, backpacking, horseback riding. Facilities: Vault toilets, trash bins, drinking water. Special Instructions: Users are encouraged to recycle and pack out trash. Please visit the Leave No Trace website for more information about frontcounty and backcountry outdoor ethics at www.lnt.org.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Toilets,Parking
Fees $2.00 per night per vehicle
Permit Info: A backcountry permit is not required to enter the Pecos Wilderness.
Usage: Heavy
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. Dogs should always behave in a responsible manner. Your pet should always be under voice control – this means that your dog will come when called. If your dog does not come when called, you should keep your dog on a leash.  And no matter where you are going, you should always bring your leash with you.

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