Description

Calling all tree-lovers! El Porvenir Campground is gorgeously nestled in a mixed conifer forest. Located at the base of Hermit’s Peak next to Beaver Creek, this campground is pretty much as close to nature as you can get. Stroll on in for some first-come first-served camping fun, but be warned that holiday weekends can get crowded. After all, the hiking here is pretty top-notch!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
24 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Snow sports
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at El Porvenir Campground.

Beach
Desert
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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Hipcamper Cheryl
Cheryl M.
recommends this listing.
October 7th, 2020

We just returned from 5 beautiful nights at El Porvenir Campground. We arrived on a Wednesday around dusk at the end of September and there were plenty of available campsites for tents though we had a camping trailer and felt there were 3 spots that were available and doable for us. A Sprinter camping van was also joining us the following day. In total, 7 of us thoroughly enjoyed the warm days, cold nights with a campfire (and there's even a sanctioned area to collect firewood from, up the road accessible from camp), fall colors, quick creek showers (no soap, of course), and the hiking right from camp. The Beaver Creek trail was simply beautiful and the Hermit Peak trail long and a challenge. Pit toilets were clean & stocked well.

El Porvenir CampgroundEl Porvenir Campground
Hipcamper Daniel C.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
February 4th, 2017
Park
Santa Fe National Forest
State
New Mexico
Country
United States
Phone Number
(505) 438-5300
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
35.71° N, 105.412° W
$8/night
Tent Only: 13 Sites
(Up to people per site)
$8/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 11 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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