Sierra Vista Campground

Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

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Dripping Springs Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88001
575-525-4300
575-522-1219
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GPS: 32.3227, -106.6306

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 6
Pad Type: gravel
Elevation: 4886 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

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

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23 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

Sarah Golden would stay here again

“Great views, recently upgraded”

Reviewed Nov 25, 2018

Overall Rating

As the last couple of reviewers have mentioned, they’ve added in post and cable fencing along the roadway with a few designated camp spots, so a lot of the older pictures aren’t really relevant any more. Fresh gravel makes the drive in super easy. The sites are relatively close together (all are within about a half mile stretch), but w... more

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Clay Miller
40' Alfa See Ya So Long 2014 Ford Edge
2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: N/a

Reviewed Nov 02, 2018

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360 View of the Organ Mts! Just beautiful sunrise to sunset! New gravel makes dry camping so easy! Thanks to John G’s review we came here! Be sure to hike to dripping springs via the BLM office if you visit. Come before sunset to easily find your spot.

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John G.
24' Aerolite 195QB 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee
4 reviews
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Days stayed: 5

John G. would stay here again

“Perfect dry camping experience”

Reviewed Oct 23, 2018

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Magnificent views of Organ Mountains and valley of Las Cruces. Freshly graveled roads. 3 turnout sites and one large site at end of road. Very Quiet. 10 minutes to Las Cruces. Cable fence to keep cattle out, only saw 4 cattle in 5 days, and not very close. Would be happy to return here again and again. Met 2 BLM staff and they were ver... more

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3 reviews
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Days stayed: 1

Cheryl would stay here again

“Quiet with a view”

Reviewed Oct 13, 2018

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Drove down past all the easy gravel pullouts to a more remote spot. Recommend high clearance vehicle if doing the same as it is very uneven, Rocky and eroded. There are a few more pit areas and we picked one at GPS 32.3183679, -106.6232904. Spot was great for views. Some hypodermic needles found neaby but no other trash. It was ... more

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3 reviews
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Days stayed: 2

Sean would stay here again

“Very nice”

Reviewed Oct 07, 2018

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This is a very nice, clean, and picturesque site. Fairly quiet, but there is a road nearby (dripping springs road) and some other traffic on the campsite road. Overall a great spot with nice mountain views.

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8 reviews
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Days stayed: 5

Kelsey would stay here again

“One of our favourite spots ever!”

Reviewed Aug 08, 2018

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We stayed here in early February, and it was pretty busy. We ended up staying in the parking area, but it still felt relatively private. We were planning to wait for another spot to open up, but the service was good and there was a fire pit, so we decided to stay. It was easy to access (paved road most of the way there) and had beaut... more

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SCM
Calgary, AB, Canada 26' Flagstaff Bumper Trailer 2007 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
7 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
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SCM would stay here again

“Summer storms -> High Winds”

Reviewed Jul 09, 2018

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This was quintessential New Mexico boondocking. It was easy to find, easy to access, open and free and absolutely beautiful with the desert in one direction and the Organ Mountains in the other. Very close to Las Cruces, but you can't see town from the campground. It was near perfect, until about 1am in the morning when a storm came... more

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Hoss
Lodge Grass, MT 24' BornFree 24r
3 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: Yeah right

Hoss would stay here again

“Awe inspiring views”

Reviewed May 23, 2018

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Peaceful quiet and a great primitive vibe.
America should be filled with primitive camp sites...
Well I'm off to go fat biking

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ErikR.
10' Home Made Teardrop 2007 Mercury Mountaineer
2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4
“Great location for visiting White Sands and Las Cruces”

Reviewed May 16, 2018

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The spot is easy to get to and is just outside the city of Las Cruces. Las Cruces was surprisingly nice. I knew nothing about the city before staying at this site. We were only going to spend two nights at this spot and visit White Sands before moving on to Arizona, but the city of Las Cruces was so close by to this site and so nice... more

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1bike
Minneapolis, MN 22' Roadtrek 210 Popular
5 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

1bike would stay here again

“Fantastic view in a very quiet place”

Reviewed Apr 24, 2018

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We arrived in early afternoon and had no problem getting a great spot. The road coming in is rough but very doable. There are a handful of generously sized pull through spots and there is an overflow area that by the end of the day has about 4 vehicles in. Our site was gorgeous and faced the mountains. There is a cool trail next th... more

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