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Juniper Campground

6 Reviews

About This Campground

For large groups visiting Bandelier National Monument, the group campsites at Juniper Family Campground are the ideal place to stay. Juniper Family Campground has two group sites that can hold 10-20 campers. Located just inside the main park entrance, the campground is a short drive from the…

Features

For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Max Length: 55 ft.

Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite

Reviews

6 Reviews of Juniper Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Robin T.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Feb. 19, 2021

One of our favorites in NM!

Great campground but be aware it is ALL first come access.  Most of the campsites will fit a tent or smaller camper, there are 50+ sites, but only a handful that will fit a large 5th wheel or Class A size.  Most of the larger sites are on Coyote loop which is closed in winter.  We stayed on Ebert…

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Jean C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 1, 2020

Rustic campground in a great national monument

Before I visited here in December I had not heard of Bandelier NM; it's a wonderful place for exploring outside Santa Fe and Juniper Campground provides rustic sites without hookups (dump station and water available, though the dump station is closed in winter). Because it was December, we could…

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Meandering Life
Reviewed Jun. 19, 2019

Quiet, National Park Campground

We stayed here for a week and a half in the middle of June 2019. We are a 30 ft travel trailer with a Ram 2500. I’d say between all three loops, there were probably 8-10 sites where we would fit. Some of those spots were taken when we arrived on a Sunday afternoon, but we were able to snag spot#9…

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Location

Juniper Campground is located in New Mexico

Directions

From Santa Fe (appx 1 hour travel time): Take Highway 84/285 (Saint Francis Drive) north toward Los Alamos. Merge right onto NM 502 to Los Alamos. Exit onto NM 4 toward White Rock. Continue for 12 miles, passing through White Rock. Bandelier's entrance is on the left. Enter here and purchase entrance pass(es) (or continue on Entrance Rd for 3 miles to the Visitor Center). Turn right onto Campground Rd Turn right to enter Abert's Squirrel Loop. Group campsites are on the right.  From Taos (appx. 1.5 hours travel time):  Take NM 68 (Paseo del Pueblo Sur) south. In Espanola, turn right onto Fairway.  Turn left on Highway 84/285. Turn right on NM 30. Merge right onto NM 502 to Los Alamos. Exit onto NM 4 toward White Rock. Continue for 12 miles, passing through White Rock. Bandelier's entrance is on the left. Enter here and purchase entrance pass(es) (or continue on Entrance Rd for 3 miles to the Visitor Center). Turn right onto Campground Rd Turn right to enter Abert's Squirrel Loop. Group campsites are on the right.

Coordinates

35.79611191 N
106.27916636 W

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