Las Petacas Campground

Carson National Forest

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U.S. 64
Taos, NM 87571
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GPS: 36.3821, -105.5233

Last Price Paid: $6
Number of Sites: 9
Open Seasonally: Yes
Elevation: 7402 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

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Ratings Summary

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23 Fleetwood Mallard 23D
1993 Ford F250
23 reviews
Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 0
“Closed in October”

Reviewed Oct 03, 2018

Overall Rating

According to their website, this campground is open May to November. It is October 3rd, and the site is closed. :( Not happy about that at all; we’d wanted a cheap place fairly close to Taos, and this certainly fit the bill. It’s just a couple of miles outside of Taos, and had vault toilets along with picnic tables and I believe fire rings (we were driving by and I was trying to look as we drove, so I’m not positive about the fire rings but I am the vault toilets and picnic tables). If there was any internet, it was pretty questionable; it’s right about here that I lost the internet for about 30 minutes or so as we drove.

We’d like to try it again; hopefully they’ll be open next time. It was a pretty area, that’s for sure. Absolutely beautiful.


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  • dry camping
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • restrooms: vault
  • pets


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