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Black Canyon Campground - Lower

3 Reviews

About This Campground

This is a beautiful remote camping area. Trail #94 begins at the rear of the campground.

Located in a remote area of forest approximately 30 miles from the Wilderness Ranger District office. This campground is accessible from FR150, and driving approximately .5 miles from the road, across the…


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Drinking Water


  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite


3 Reviews of Black Canyon Campground - Lower

Ratings Breakdown

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Jacob B.
Reviewed Aug. 7, 2020

Only place where you can camp next to a gila trout stream

Great spot water is great

Tracy C.
Reviewed Jun. 11, 2018

Gorgeous campground 10 minutes from the Plaza

We visited Black Canyon last August on our way to Colorado and stayed two nights. What a lovely and well maintained place. camp hosts were absolutely wonderful. campers were clean, quiet and respectful. Bathrooms were just pit toilets, but man... they were CLEAN! It is cool at night, even in…

Reviewed Jul. 2, 2018

Santa Fe National Forest

Beautiful campground in Santa Fe New Mexico. We came to stay one night to go to Meow Wolf and ended up staying 3 nights I liked it so much. Would be 5 stars but the water spigot only worked intermittently, and it was difficult to get a site due to online reservations, some of which weren't even…

Site25, across from the bathroom and beautiful for tent campers.


Black Canyon Campground - Lower is located in New Mexico


The campground is located 30 miles from Wilderness Ranger District office. Take Hwy 35 to MM15 to FR150.Turn right & travel 26 miles over a improved dirt & rock road to Black Canyon Campground. Turn left and travel .5 miles, over a steep stream crossing to the Lower Campground.


33.18415045 N
108.03395875 W

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