The best camping near Brantley Lake State Park

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Coyote Flats RV Park

8 sites · RVs10 acres · Carlsbad, NM
Welcome to Coyote Flats RV Park! Nestled in Carlsbad, we are the newest, well-kept park in the area that welcomes extended stays. We offer 260 full hook-up sites with private cement patios, strong WiFi, a state-of-the-art laundry facility, a shower facility, gravel roads, a playground, a dog park, a sand volleyball pit, a covered picnic area, outdoor grills, and fireplaces, and more. Our campground is quiet and settled within a residential area. We also offer storage for your vehicles and RV's. You'll find many attractions nearby such as Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Living Desert State Park and Zoo, and the Carlsbad Waterpark! All facilities are electronic and can be paid for through credit/debit card. Cash payments will not be accepted once you have arrived at the park. Please note that additional fees may apply for pets, vehicles, etc. We have a $100 deposit is required at check-in. Refundable at check out if the site is left clean and no damage has been done.
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Country RV Park

20 sites · RVs3 acres · Carlsbad, NM
Welcome to A Country RV Park Take a break and spend some quality time with your loved ones. If you are planning to have a short drive to see interesting attractions or go on camping, A Country RV Park in Bakersfield, CA has the amenities you need. From secure parking spaces to fully-equipped patio sites, our recreational vehicle park and campsite have them all. In addition, we offer pull-through sites. We invite you to continue browsing to find out more about our company and services. Recreational Vehicle Park Like No Other Here at A Country RV Park, we support your love for recreational vehicles and road trip adventures. Enjoy a cozy RV camping with us. Some of our park amenities include pool, spa, BBQ area, dog run, laundry room, bathrooms, clubhouse, Wi-Fi, and more! For the full list of facilities and services offered at our parking space and campsite, get in touch with us. Visit our Cozy RV Park Today For an exciting camping trip or a relaxing stay, visit A Country RV Park. We have a range of amenities for all your RV camping or stopover needs.
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The best camping near Brantley Lake State Park guide



Look up at Brantley Lake State Park and have your breath taken away, any time of day! Sunrise and sunset are both equally awe inducing, while the inky night skies are second to none. More than just a pretty view, Brantley Lake has a whole lotta fun out on the water, so grab your boat, canoe, or paddle board for a cool down. Anglers will enjoy ample fishing, while hikers can explore the 2.6 miles of trails, or take a quick trip nearby Carlsbad. Plop the kiddos on the playgrounds or hang at the visitor center exhibits. Brantley Lake entices you to stay a day or more with a host of campsites for all kinds of campers: RVs, tent campers, and even those who want to kick it on the shore. Discovering Brantley Lake will leave you out of breath in the best possible way!

Notable campgrounds

  • Developed Campsites: Offering 51 sites with the comforts of home, including water and electric hookups.
  • Water and Electricity Sites: Choose from 38 sites with 30 amp or 10 sites with 50 amp services for your RV needs.
  • Full Hookup Sites: For the ultimate convenience, 3 sites provide water, electricity, and sewer services.

Tips for snagging a campsite

  • Book early to secure your spot, as sites fill up quickly during peak seasons.
  • Consider visiting during the weekdays for better availability and a quieter experience.
  • Keep an eye on cancellation policies for last-minute openings.
  • Explore nearby camping options for alternative accommodations if the park is full.

When to go

The best time to visit Brantley Lake State Park is during the spring and fall when the weather is mild and the natural beauty is at its peak. Summer offers warm days perfect for water activities, though it can be quite hot. Winters are cooler and less crowded, ideal for those seeking solitude.

Know before you go

  • Check the park's website for any alerts or closures before your visit.
  • Life jackets are a must for all boating activities – safety first!
  • Accessibility is a priority, with amenities catering to visitors with disabilities.
  • Remember to pack out your trash and respect the park's pristine environment.
  • Visitor center hours are typically from 8:30am to 5pm, offering exhibits and information.

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