V.L.A. Picnic Area Westbound

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US-60 Magdalena, NM 87825

GPS: 34.076, -107.4524

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Overview of V.L.A. Picnic Area Westbound

Pad Type gravel

Elevation 7,119 ft / 2,169 m

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Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 10/8/2021
18 reviews
“Quiet, not very clean”

Reviewed 10/8/2021

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Both the eastbound and westbound sites are picnic areas and allow you to be a fair bit off of the road. Westbound is more level so we stayed there. Very quiet, super dark. There are no restrooms or trash cans so there is a bit of trash of all types strewn about the location which is too bad.
We were just passing through and I had no idea what VLA was until I looked it up online. It is the Very Large Array radio telescope and would be well worth a visit. Visitor center currently closed due to Covid so be sure to check.

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T-Mobile 4G

JAG would stay here again

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Amenities

Site Amenities
  • big rig
  • picnic table
  • pull thru

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