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Established Camping

Johnson Mesa Campground

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National Forest

Santa Fe National Forest

Johnson's Mesa is a dispersed camping area located east of Las Vegas on NM 65 and FR 153.__ Facilities:__vaulted toilets, tables and grills.

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Location

Johnson Mesa Campground is located in New Mexico

Detail location of campground

Coordinates

35.70378448 N
105.469463 W

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Poor
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Fair
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Standard (Tent/RV)

Features

For Campers

  • Phone Service
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol

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4 Reviews

William C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Mar. 13, 2024

Burn notice

Notice from the USDA Forestry Service:

Johnson Mesa is a dispersed camping area located east of Las Vegas on NM 65 and FR 153. Facilities: vaulted toilets, tables and grills. NO potable water available. This recreation site and its surroundings were burned in the 2022 Hermits Peak/Calf Canyon Fire. Use of this site is not recommended. Exercise extreme caution and pay attention to the weather to avoid flash flood danger.

Month of VisitFebruary
Butler L.
Reviewed Aug. 2, 2023

great felling

I took duck life there and had a great weekend, everything is good, I really like the atmosphere here.

Month of VisitAugust
Karen  N.
Reviewed May. 31, 2020

Mesa

Nice undeveloped spot we found Had picnic table and fire pit. There were a few sites with pits. Beautiful view and very peaceful.

The 2 nights we stayed got very windy but we were camping in a site with few trees for wind barrier. They were several standalone pit toilets.

  • Review photo of Johnson Mesa Campground by Karen  N., May 31, 2020
  • Review photo of Johnson Mesa Campground by Karen  N., May 31, 2020
  • Review photo of Johnson Mesa Campground by Karen  N., May 31, 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there cell phone reception at Johnson Mesa Campground?

According to campers on TheDyrt.com, Verizon signal is unknown, AT&T is fair, and T-Mobile is unknown.