Three Rivers Campground

Lincoln National Forest

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FR-579
Mescalero, NM 88340
505-257-4095
505-434-7200
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GPS: 33.4012, -105.8871

Last Price Paid: $8
Number of Sites: 12
Pad Type: dirt
Elevation: 6430 ft
Max Stay: 14
Max Length: 25 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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5bars
Verizon Extended
3 reviews
Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 7
“NM Favorite!”

Reviewed May 04, 2018

Overall Rating

We are full-timers who stayed in Three Rivers for 5 nights. This campground is not to be confused with the Three Rivers Petroglyph Site! To get to the Three Rivers NF campground, you have to drive a few more miles up the road toward the mountains. The road is dirt and gets a little washboarded. The campground itself is primitive, w... more

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16 reviews
Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 2

Rayn would stay here again

“A New Mexico best”

Reviewed Mar 11, 2018

Overall Rating

We loved this campground! The road in is long, but well graded gravel. It is open range, so watch for cows. (And flocks of turkeys and herds of deer!) The campground has clean and stocked vault toilets, water spigots throughout, and bear proof trash cans every couple sites. On satellite view, it seems like the sites would fit more... more

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5bars
Verizon Extended

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Wild Bill
Fort Davis, TX

6 reviews
Nightly rate: $6
Days stayed: 0
Site Number: 0
“If you want a place to get away”

Reviewed Oct 06, 2016

Overall Rating

Although I did not decide to camp here the pictures of the site are great. If you want a place way away from anyone this would be the one. It is located 13 miles from the main highway with the last 7 or 8 being dirt. There was one low water crossing that could be bad if it ever rained in the area. It had just been cleaned out when we w... more

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Just Finding Our Way: Petroglyphs

Wandering - sometimes with a Scamp 19

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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