Joe Skeen Campground

El Malpais National Conservation Area

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Hwy 117 Grants, NM 87020 505-761-8700 505-280-2918 Official Website

GPS: 34.9411, -107.8237

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Overview of Joe Skeen Campground

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads. Learn more: Boondocking 101

Number of Sites 10

Elevation 6,856 ft / 2,089 m

Max Stay 7

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Rhino1977 asked on 6/3/2021

If all the spots are filled then can I camp anywhere off of one of those dirt roads? That campground closed sign sai...

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Outdoor man asked on 11/14/2021

I'm passIng threw late November, is it open year round and do thy get snow there?

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Gypsycoach asked on 4/15/2021

How far is Joe Skeen Campground from I-40?

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Reviews of Joe Skeen Campground 64 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 28 Users
Last reported 5/11/2022
Confirmed by 13 Users
Last reported 3/28/2022
T-Mobile 4G
Confirmed by 8 Users
Last reported 5/20/2022

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  • dry camping
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
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