Cimarron Canyon State Park

Cimarron Canyon State Park


Location:3 miles east of Eagle Nest via US 64.
Facilities:88 developed campsites, restrooms (é), picnic area (é), trails.
Activities:Camping, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, hunting (seasonal), wildlife viewing.
Special Features:Park is part of a 33,116-acre wildlife area in New Mexico's high country and features spectacular palisade cliffs along the Cimarron River. Trout fishing here is excellent.
Address:PO Box 185
Eagle Nest, NM 87718

Phone:505-377-6271
Web: www.emnrd.state.nm.us/PRD/CimarronCanyon.htm
Size: 33,000 acres land. Elevation: 8,000 feet.

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The New Mexican locations visited in this custom co-branded series include Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Madrid, Angel Fire, Eagle Nest, and Cimarron Canyon State Park.
10 A NEW WILD WEST This summer, Johnny Depp's Lone Ranger stirs up clouds of dust in Cimarron Canyon State Park.
About nine miles from the junction is Cimarron Canyon State Park, where you can stand at the base of a palisades sill - a spectacularly sheer monzonite cliff face.