Ruidoso Camping

Camping in Ruidoso, NM is one of the best attractions in and around Ruidoso! There are so many locations to choose from. There is sure to be a location that will meet your needs. Whether you want to go hiking or horseback riding, there is a camping area for you. Additionally, there are picnic tables and grills at many of the locations.

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Along The River RV Park

RV Park on Highway 37 in Ruidoso.

  • 575-336-4444
  • 127 Hwy 37, Ruidoso, NM, 88316, United States

Argentina/Bonito Trailhead Campground

The Argentina/ Bonito Trailhead campground is open all year. This particular campground location features tent and RV campsites that contain vault toilets. Additionally, this campground is a prime location for horseback riding. However, this campground does not have available drinking water.   Directions To get to the Argentina/Bonita Trailhead campground take Highway 48 to Highway […]

  • Upper Bonito Dispersed Recreation Area, Nogal, NM, 88341

Cedar Creek Recreation Area

The Cedar Creek Recreation Area is a seasonal option that is open from spring through the fall. This location has areas to accommodate both day-use picnic areas as well as three group camping areas. There are both hiking and fitness trails within this campground as well. For more information, click here. Directions The Cedar Creek […]

  • Cedar Creek Campground, Ruidoso, NM, 88345

Oak Grove Camping Area

The Oak Grove Camping Area is another seasonal camping option that is open from the spring through the fall. This area has 30 campsites that are paired with both picnic tables and grills. There are also vault toilets available at this campsite. However, there is no drinking water. Directions To get to the Oak Grove […]

  • Oak Grove Campground, Ruidoso, NM, 88345

Pennsylvania Canyon

Pennsylvania Canyon is open year-round. This area is not as frequented as some of the other locations. This area features a creek that runs through the campground.   Directions To get to the Pennsylvania Canyon take Highway 48 to Highway 37. You will turn left on Forest Road 400. Continue on this path for five […]

  • Pennsylvania Canyon, Carrizozo, NM, 88301

Philadelphia Canyon

The Philadelphia Canyon is currently unavailable for use. Due to the presence of severe fire damage from the Little Bear Fire it will remain unavailable until further notice.

  • Philadelphia Canyon, NM, 88341

Sam Tobias Memorial Group Campground

The Sam Tobias Memorial Group Campground is a seasonal campground that is open from the spring through the fall. This area allows for both tent and trailer camping. There are picnic tables and drinking water available at this site. Directions To get to this campsite you will turn left on Cedar Creek Road/Forrest Road 88 […]

  • 106 Cedar Creek Dr, Ruidoso, NM, 88345

Schoolhouse Picnic Area

The Schoolhouse Picnic Area is available for day use. This area features picnic tables, drinking water, toilets, as well as parking.   Directions To get to the Schoolhouse Picnic Area follow NM 48 nine miles north of Ruidoso. Next you will turn left and follow NM 37 for 1.5 miles. You will then turn left […]

  • Schoolhouse Canyon, Ruidoso, NM, 88345

Skyline Camping Area

The Skyline Camping Area is a seasonal camping option that is open from spring through the fall season. This camping area surrounds the Monieau Lookout camping area. The Skyline Camping area features 17 separate campsites that include both picnic tables as well as grills. Vault toilets are also available at this location. Additionally, it is […]

  • Skyline Campground, Alto, NM, 88312

South Fork Campground

The South Fork Campground is a seasonal camping option that is usually open from spring through the fall. This campground is next to Bonito Lake. However, due to significant fire damage this area will not be available for use until further notice.

  • South Fork Campground, Alto, NM, 88312

Three Rivers Campground

The Three Rivers Campground is open year-round. This camping area features 14 tent/RV campsites. Additionally, these sites feature picnic tables, fire rings, as well as vault toilets. The Three Rivers Campground Area also has a flowing creek and hiking trails.   Directions To get to the Three Rivers Campground follow Highway 70 towards Alamogordo. Next, […]

  • Three Rivers Campground, Mescalero, NM, 88340