Heron Lake State Park
Activities in the park
10 campgrounds in Heron Lake State Park
Looking to get your RV on? Drive on down to Willow Creek Campground. Located in the totally postcard-worthy Heron Lake State Park, you’ve got fishing, hiking, and kayaking opportunities a’plenty. Let days turn into weeks as you get some much needed R&R surrounded by the beauty of the New Mexico desert.
Pitch your tent and recharge in Island View Campground. Fresh lakeside breezes offer a great break from the New Mexico heat, and it’s almost an understatement to say there’s plenty to do in Heron Lake. Fishing, swimming, and kayaking opportunities abound, so head on out there for some sweet outdoor adventures!
Up for some camping in the haven that is Heron Lake State Park? Get all the hookups and amenities you need at the RV-friendly Blanco Campground. With spacious campsites, great views of Heron Lake, and a pretty sweet location within the park, Blanco Campground is a perfect spot to take it easy with friends and family.
It’s true, Brushy Point Campground has got it all. We’re talking developed campsites, a totally peaceful atmosphere, the shade of some New Mexico pines…oh, and did we mention it’s right along Heron Lake? You can get your fill of kayaking, fishing, swimming, and much more in this perfectly scenic campground.
Take a break from the real world, and head on over to Salmon Run Campground for the weekend. Spend your mornings wandering down the nearby Salmon Run Trail, or fishing in the peaceful Heron Lake. Spend your nights toasting to a sweet camping trip with some s’mores and a cold one in hand!
Looking to do some camping alongside beautiful Heron Lake? Hows about some hiking, too? Ridge Rock Campground is right on the lake, and just steps away from some totally gorgeous trails, including the Rio Chama Trail which meanders alongside the river. With developed campsites and plenty to see and do, Ridge Rock is sure to keep you busy with some Read more...
If you’re looking for campsites with views of Heron Lake, Ponderosa Campground is one of your best bets in this gorgeous state park. You’re right around the corner from some great New Mexico kayaking, not to mention the picturesque Rio Chama Trail if you’re feeling a bit of hiking, instead. Desert livin’ awaits!
Wanna do some camping in Heron Lake State Park? How about some boating? La Laja Campground is equipped with a boat ramp, making it a rad spot to set up camp if you’re planning on hitting the water during your stay. Besides boating, you’ve got swimming, fishing, and hiking opportunities in the nearby area. And then there's those starry nights!
There are plenty of camping options to choose from at Heron Lake State Park, but a stay at Rincon is your guaranteed ticket to lakeside peace and tranquility. Far away from the busy southern coast, Rincon has all the quiet you’d expect from easy-going Heron Lake. There's plenty of opportunity for boating, fishing, and hiking, with the added bonus Read more...
Lose yourself among the tall pines of northern New Mexico in Little Oso primitive campground. The campground is settled on the shore in Heron Lake State Park. If you enjoy some peace and quiet, you’ll be happy to hear that boats can only operate at no-wake speeds on the “quiet lake”, so set sail or grab a paddle. Fishermen rejoice! There are recor Read more...