Dispersed
Tent Sites
About Dark Canyon Dispersed
Operator
Bureau of Land Management
Access
Drive In
Features
No ADA Access
No Drinking Water
No Electric Hookups
No Firewood Available
No Market
Phone Service
No Picnic Table
Not Reservable
No Showers
No Toilets
No Trash
No WiFi
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RVs and Trailers
No Sewer Hookups
No Water Hookups
Location
Dark Canyon Dispersed is located in New Mexico
Latitude
32.294 N
Longitude
-104.346 W
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4 Reviews of Dark Canyon Dispersed
Hill Top View

I spent 1 night there and had the place to myself. Great location when checking out Carlsbad Caverns. Close to the road.

One night pit stop

We found a little gravel track off the road and parked for the night. Some cows roaming nearby. Served as a good free camp out for us to check out Carlsbad caverns the next day.

Does the job

Does tho job for an overnight stay and no one to disturb you. Literally a spot in the dessert. 4 wheel drive recommended

First to Review
Open spot in the desert... That's about it

I only spent one night here while on a road trip to Carlsbad Caverns National Park. If you are looking for amenities, shade, or pavement, this isn't the place for you. It's just a few open areas large enough for an RV to park. Some call it bookdocking. If you just need a place to sleep one night, this could be a good spot. As I recall, it was about 40 minutes from the caverns.

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