With the news saying this and other areas nearby were open again because the fires were out, we showed up at 6:30 PM on a Friday night, whoops, campground full! Had to camp at the nearby Jemez Falls Campground instead.
Came back Saturday morning, even then all the campsites were full and we had to drive around for an hour before finding site 2 available. There's a nice playground around the middle of the park that is sure to please the kids!
The lake itself is for fishing only, and it was packed with people! There's a very nice 1 mile hiking trail that follows the river (stream?).
The campsites were a bit rundown, the picnic tables have seen better days. We were pleasantly surprised when our fellow campers abided by the 10 PM quiet time.
There really needs to be more camp sites, considering how close this park is to Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
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