Cave Canyon Campground

Fort Stanton National Conservation Area

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Cave Canyon Trail
Lincoln, NM 88338
575-627-0272
575-354-0099
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GPS: 33.5066, -105.493

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 3
Pad Type: gravel
Elevation: 6124 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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4 people have reviewed this location.

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drg
New Caney, TX
tent camping pickup or motorcycle
2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

drg would stay here again

“Secluded, quiet, great trails”

Reviewed Jul 27, 2018

Overall Rating

We visited Cave Canyon while visiting kin and escaping the south Texas heat wave. It's an easy to get to, well kept clean, small campground. The road in is somewhat washboarded, but well graveled. I have traveled much worse. There is no water at this site. There were a couple of friendly locals when we arrived, there to ride their U... more

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Doll and Rich P

31 Forrest River Sunseeker
2007 Chevy Spark
8 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 10

Doll and Rich P would stay here again

“Great place to relax, difficult to turn around and get out”

Reviewed Jun 29, 2018

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We came here intending on only staying a couple days BUT we ended up staying much longer since we love the hiking trails! The spots are level and the campground is clean. Maintenance comes around daily for trash pickup and to treat the vault toilets. The cave is closed. We were hoping to see some bats at night but we didn’t see ... more

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Live Small Ride Free

25 Self-rebuilt fifth wheel
40 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4

Live Small Ride Free would stay here again

“Clean campground with great access to trails and good views.”

Reviewed May 21, 2018

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The road is washboarded so it's a bit bumpy coming in, but it's not a big deal if you go slow and put your tires in the right spot. It's a small campground with only three sites that have covered picnic shelters and are large enough for an RV (two of which are pull-through sites). There were two fire grates in between the covered sites... more

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TrailingAway

26 Winnebago View
5 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

TrailingAway would stay here again

“Great, secluded spot!”

Reviewed May 02, 2017

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We loved this spot. Only downfalls were the bumpy road in (not too bad though) and that the spots were not level at all. Definitely make sure you have some way to manually adjust. Bathroom was out of order, so can't comment on that. And the cave is permanently closed due to white-nose syndrome, so don't visit solely to explore that bec... more

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4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
Pets:
  • pets

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