Brantley Lake State Park


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Brantley Lake State Park


Location:12 miles north of Carlsbad via US 285, then 4.5 miles northeast on Eddy County Road 30.
Facilities:51 developed campsites (all with electric hookups), restrooms (é), showers, picnic areas (é), group shelter, playground, trails, 2 boat ramps, courtesy dock, fishing dock, visitor center (é).
Activities:Camping, boating, sailing, fishing, swimming, water-skiing, jet skiing, hiking, interpretive programs (seasonal).
Special Features:Park is a southern desert park, and Brantley Lake is the southernmost lake in New Mexico. The visitor center includes historical exhibits about the Wild West town of Seven Rivers.
Address:PO Box 2288
Carlsbad, NM 88221

Phone:505-457-2384
Fax:505-457-2385
Web: www.emnrd.state.nm.us/PRD/ParksPages/Brantley.htm
Size: 3,000 acres land; 4,000 acres water. Elevation: 3,300 feet.

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