Vista Linda Campground

Area Status: Open

This popular campground is open year round. The campground is located in the scenic San Diego Canyon, with spectacular red rock canyon and mesa views. Come prepared for warm days and cool nights during the summer months and cold winter temperatures. The Jemez River, adjacent to the campground, offers excellent fishing opportunities (valid State fishing license required) and wildlife viewing.

Uses: Overnight camping, hiking and fishing.

Facilities: The campground has 13 units with grills. Host is present on-site. Amenities include drinking water, paved access and vault toilets. No hook-ups or dump station available. Tents, RV's and trailers up to 40 feet and pull through capability.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Current is open on a first come first serve basis
Operational Hours: Check out time is 12:00 p.m. Quiet hours are from 9:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. (No generator use during quiet hours). 14-day stay maximum.
Reservations: This campground is first come first serve.
Fees: $10 per vehicle per night for single unit. Only two (2) vehicles are permitted at a camp site.
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Spring and Fall
Busiest Season: Spring
Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed at all times while within campground area.
Closest Towns: Jemez Springs, NM.
Water: Potable water is available. No water hook-ups.
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Passes: Interagency Senior Pass holders (Lifetime and Annual) receive a 50% discount on single unit campsite fee.
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From the Jemez Ranger Station go 5.6 miles south on State Highway 4.

Recreation Map

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 12 single site(s), 1 double site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable

River and Stream Fishing


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