About This Campground
Coal Mine Campground is situated in the upper portion of the Cibola National Forest in west-central New Mexico. Visitors enjoy hiking the Coal Mine Canyon Nature Trail, as well as picnicking and scenic driving.
The Coal Mine Canyon Nature Trail begins in the campground and leads hikers…
- Tent Sites
- RV Sites
- Standard (Tent/RV)
- Tent Cabin
- ADA Access
- Picnic Table
- Drinking Water
- Pull-Through Sites
- Max Length: 45 ft.
- Drive InPark next to your campsite
- Walk InPark in a lot, walk to your campsite
I grew up in this part of the state, but never knew this one existed. It’s a small campsite and not much more then vaulted toilets. But it was a very beautiful campsite. There was only a few people camping so it was very quit and peaceful. Easy access to shopping in Grants and real close to many…
We were parked in a vacant spot since Thursday and on Friday afternoon, a forest service employee came and put up a sign on our spot saying it was reserved and he told us that we would have to leave. When we asked him why the sign wasn’t put up earlier in the week? If it had been we would have…
Visited the coal mine campground after driving a 500 mile day, so it was a set-up eat and crash situation. I did make a reservation on line, but that cost more than the $5 per site fee and was not necessary even though it was memorial day weekend. The fee is great because it is primitive, no…
Coal Mine is located in New Mexico
From Grants, take New Mexico State Highway 547 for 10 miles to the campground.