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Water Canyon Campground

10 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

This campground is located at an elevation of 6,800 feet in the Magdalena Mountains.

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Access

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

Stay Connected

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

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

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

For Vehicles

  • Pull-Through Sites

Reviews

10 Reviews of Water Canyon Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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IThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 19, 2022

Beautiful Canyon, simple free camping

Beautiful Canyon with a handful of free camping spots. Fire pits, picnic tables, and bathrooms (pretty clean for late June).

There’s a group camping section with a large gazebo and a number of picnic tables, but it was closed when we were here.

No cell reception (Verizon & TMobile). No…

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Month of VisitJuly
Robin T.
Reviewed Mar. 30, 2022

Free campground

Nice basic campground, several vault toilets that are clean.  Road access is pretty rough and it is easy to miss the campground turnoff!  We missed it the first time.  The campground is up a hill on a side road across from the Water Canyon Campground sign.  Sites are pretty basic, not all area…

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Month of VisitApril
D
Reviewed Sep. 7, 2021

Amazing

Beautiful views, established campsite, bathrooms, amazing stars at night. Highly recommend!

  • furthest site in the loop
  • beautiful stars
Month of VisitOctober

Location

Water Canyon Campground is located in New Mexico

Directions

Located 21 miles west of Socorro on US 60.

Coordinates

34.02546676 N
107.132365 W

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