Question about Rio Grande Gorge Rest Area

Chris asked on 9/25/2022

Do they allow roof top tent camping?

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5 reviews

Answered on 5/15/2024:

they encourage it!
7 reviews

Answered on 9/27/2022:

Yes. It’s just a parking lot.
1 review

Answered on 9/26/2022:

I think rooftop tent camping would be fine. Note that the restrooms are locked overnight. A good resource to check is called 'NM Rest Stops Handbook'. Google it, it's a PDF that has details and photos for every NM rest area.