El Vado Lake State Park

State Park

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Unnamed Road
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
575-588-7247

GPS: 36.614, -106.738

Last Price Paid: $4
Number of Sites: 99
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 6936 ft
Max Length: 40 ft

3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
1bars
Verizon 3G
Weboost
2 reviews
Nightly rate: $4
Days stayed: 4
Site Number: 9
“Call camp host prior to arrival”

Reviewed Jun 13, 2018

Overall Rating

Using GPS, we came through Cuba and barely made it over the dam with our truck and 5th wheel due to tight turns and weight restrictions on the dam. Then our reserved site # 3 wasn't large enough to park although the NM State Park site said showed plenty of room. Suggest calling the park to confirm site dimensions. I hear the fishing is... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


2 reviews
Nightly rate: $4
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 9

Ron would stay here again

“Do not come through Regina ”

Reviewed Jun 11, 2018

Overall Rating

GPS said through Cuba and Regina is a good route but 25 miles of rough road and then dirt road and crossing the narrow dam is not fun. Length limit on the dam is 30 feet.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Marshall
Livingston, TX
24 Lance 1995
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee
78 reviews
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: 32

Marshall would stay here again

“Great isolated northern New Mexico State Park”

Reviewed Mar 09, 2015

Overall Rating

I was looking for a state park fairly close to Chama so I could ride the train and I decided on El Vado Lake SP. Sites vary from dry camping to water and electric hookups (dump station on site). I chose a dry camping site right on the cliff above the lake that offered excellent views. Bathroom offered clean shower facilities within ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
1bars
Verizon 3G

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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El Vado Lake State Park

Wanting to get out of Albuquerque for a bit, and to go ride the rails, I decided to head northwest and check out El Vado Lake State Park for the week. Amanda and Tim, of Watsons Wander, have been takin...

Hookups:
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • Partial Hookups
Facilities:
  • dump station
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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