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    P.O. Box #345
    Santa Rosa, NM 88435-0345
    Phone: (505) 472-3115

This is a U.S. Army Corps of Engineer managed lake, however the recreation areas and campgrounds are managed by New Mexico State Parks. Federal Recreation Passports for these areas are not accepted.

See the Santa Rosa Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: Coming off of Route 66 Drive in Santa Rosa, NM turn on to N 2nd Street, go under railroad tracks and turn right onto Eddie Avenue for approximately 1/2 mile and then turn left on N 8th Street. Continue to proceed on N 8th, go under the I-40 overpass and continue straight (north)on Highway 91 (Joe & Louie Page Road) for approximately 7 miles until you get to Santa Rosa Lake Project. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Office is located approximately two miles from the cattle guard and just after the Main Dam off to your right.

Factoid: Impounds the Pecos River approximately 121 mi E of Albuquerque. Follow direction signs through city of Santa Rosa to lake. The visitor center contains an interesting display on project area.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Recreation Services Status
Please see the list below for USACE managed areas. Other parks run by state or private marinas are not included in the list below. Please contact the state or private marina for additional information.

Open    Partially Open    Closed    Status Unknown

4 Recreation areas at Santa Rosa Lake

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Juniper Park E N G           A G GS      
Los Tanos Primitive Area N           A       Q
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Overlook             A       H I M
Rocky Point Campground E N   X       A   X   H M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
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XExists at lake
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
PPrimitive Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
PSwimming Pool
BBike Trails
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails

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