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Cowles Campground

2 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

Cowles Campground sits at the base of the Winsor Canyon where it meets the Pecos Canyon and is in walking distance of Cowles Ponds, Winsor Creek, Pecos River, and Winsor Ridge Trailhead. Uses: tent camping, picnicking, fishing, & hiking. Facilities: 1 vault toilet, 9 camping units with tables, fire…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.

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Site Types

  • Tent Sites

Features

For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets

Reviews

2 Reviews of Cowles Campground

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C
Reviewed Jul. 19, 2020

Great family campground

$6 per night. Stay limit: 14 days

This spot really has a lot to offer. There are trees on one side, a creek on the other, and 2 sites with shelters directly next to the parking lot. The sites by the trees have at least partial shade almost all day, and the creek sites have no shade at any time.…

Warren K.
Reviewed Aug. 13, 2016

Alpine Wilderness Beauty in the Southwest

Cowles campground in the Pecos Wilderness area is a launching point for the Windsor Trail which travels alongside beautiful Windsor Creek to Stewart Lake and Pecos Falls. More Yosemite than Yosemite Sam, this area is shaded by massive pines, fir and aspen with plenty of grassy meadows, rock…

  • Windsor Creek has awesome scenery and cool temps, even in the summer.
  • The drive from Pecos up NMB 63 to the campground is a treat as well
  • The tall grassy areas are even lusher than some hikes I've taken in Yosemite
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Location

Cowles Campground is located in New Mexico

Directions

20 miles north of Pecos on Highway 63

Coordinates

35.81300035 N
105.66400036 W

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