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Conchas Lake State Park

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Just northwest of Tucumcari, this lake features secluded coves, canyons, and sandy beaches, excellent for camping, boating, and fishing.

One of New Mexico’s largest lakes, you can explore the 11 miles of the Conchas River or 14 miles of the South Canadian River portions of the lake. With miles of shoreline, there is ample opportunity for hiking and birding too.

Park Elevation 4,253 ft

Please see the Park Alerts section for more information.

Activities

  • Boating:
    • Motorized
    • Non-motorized
    • Canoe/kayak/Board
    • Personal Watercraft
    • Sailing
    • Water Skiing
  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking
  • Wildlife Viewing
    • Birding

Amenities

  • Beach
  • Boating Facilities:
    • Boat Dock
    • 6 Boat Ramps
  • Campground Facilities:
  • Online Reservation Sites:
    • 24 W + E Sites (30 amp)
    • 7 Developed sites with water near by
    • 16 W hookup Sites
    • 1 RV Dump Station
  • Non-Reservation Sites:
    • 9 W + E Sites (30 amp)
    • 17 W hookup Sites
    • 1 Handicap Site
  • Primitive Camping: Estimate of 500 total primitive campsites along Cove Shoreline and Central Shoreline.
  • Restrooms:
    • Restrooms with water
    • Showers
    • Vault Toilets
  • Primitive Camping:
    • Beach Camping
    • Boat-in Camping
  • Restrooms:
    • Restrooms with water
    • Showers
    • Vault Toilets
  • Playground
  • Visitor Center
    • Exhibits

ADDRESS & PHONE

501 Bell Ranch Road
Conchas Dam, NM 88416
575-868-2270

CONTACT

Brian Guzman
Park Superintendent
brian.guzman@emnrd.nm.gov