Established Camping

Lower Karr Canyon Campground

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National Forest

Lower Karr Canyon Campground has undeveloped campsites scattered above and below the Karr Canyon Picnic Area. Forest Road 63 is gravel and can be rough. Fire rings are available. Tent camping is allowed here and there are a number of lovely spots for you to choose from, all of which are accessible by walking in to the site from the parking area.

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

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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Group

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

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Morgan A.
Reviewed Nov. 25, 2023

Quiet and remote

Very remote and quiet. We didn’t go too far in but plenty of sites available and didn’t see a single other soul. Easily accessible and had vaulted toilets available. Saw plenty of wildlife including elk, wild turkey, and mule deer.

Month of VisitDecember
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JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Mar. 16, 2022

Secluded

Fantastic spots. You just have to look around to find the best one. Be aware of others though. We did have a family show up and start shooting guns in the area without any concern for others around them.

Month of VisitOctober
SThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 12, 2021

Labor Day trip

We went for Labor Day weekend, we had a blast because we were able to stay secluded and enjoy it! Plenty of trees!

SiteLower Karr Canyon
Month of VisitOctober

Location

Lower Karr Canyon Campground is located in New Mexico

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Directions

From the Village of High Rolls along US82, turn south onto Forest Road 63 (Karr Canyon Road). Continue for approximately 5 miles, the campground will be on the right side of the road. The last 1 mile is a dirt road. This road can be closed during winter months due to heavy snows.

Coordinates

32.89900098 N
105.81300067 W

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