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Santa Rosa Lake State Park

NM Highway 91, Santa Rosa, NM 88435
+1 575-472-3110
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Good fishing from boat, but not shore

First time that I can recall at this State Park. Not too crowded mid-week, but was told weekends... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
COGuest
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Colorado
Nice campground with plenty of options

No complaints about the campground but we got a lot of wrong and bad info from Reserve America who... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
IAMAPI
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Apopka, Florida
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

First time that I can recall at this State Park. Not too crowded mid-week, but was told weekends are packed, so keep that in mind. Drove and walked around to find best fishing options. Shore fishing not so great; really need to bring your boat....More

Thank COGuest
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

No complaints about the campground but we got a lot of wrong and bad info from Reserve America who one has to go to deal with campsite reservations. NEVER AGAIN! Because of them we had to change campsites 3 times.

Thank IAMAPI
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Stopped by with a friend on October 13 hoping to do so fishing but found the water had risen 16 feet in a few days and it was extremely muddy. We didn't fish but decided to tour the facilities. There are some wonderful campgrounds both...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

We had a blast on our boat saw fish and water fowl. water was colder than most lakes but not freezing that we couldn't go tubing. was not super busy able to launch the bat fairly quickly. we will see it next year again.

1  Thank mwarshaws
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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

We detoured off of our trip down Route 66 to spend one night at Santa Rosa Lake State Park on the way to California. The view on the way to the Park is beautiful in and of itself, and then you get to the Lake...More

2  Thank Ronica1976
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Took daughter to the Lake Park in Santa Rosa. Of course gotta do the Wibit, talk about a work out. This is not for the weak lol! It's work getting up and around all the obstacles, fun, but it's hard work. The water slides and...More

1  Thank William H
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

This lake is about 10 miles north of Santa Rosa New Mexico and seems to be a big hit with the locals. In the aired desert terrain it is a welcome site. That said, most of the campsite do not have electricity so it is...More

1  Thank P C
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Reviewed April 15, 2017

I stopped here twice on a cross-country trip. Camped for the night. Nice campsites. Not very crowded.

1  Thank Derek J
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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Wanted a place to be outside, walked trails with our dogs. Saw some jack rabbits. Very clean park, great place to have a picnic over looking the dam and rio grand river. Call ahead to book shelter.

2  Thank nnejyttocs
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Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

We pulled in around 8:30 in the dark. But no worries! They have an envelope system. It was a nice clean park with good roads, a beautiful lake and awesome views! And a huge dam, and geocaches and..... Just a very nice park.

1  Thank Jack C
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Haze S
June 20, 2017|
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Response from M G | Reviewed this property |
I do not know - we went to the lake only - didn't stop by the office.
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Latisha L
May 29, 2017|
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Response from MissAnnieThrope | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is camping for RVS & Tents with a shelter at each site, clean bathrooms & showers (Rock Point Campground). I think you can fish, as well.
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Karolyn M
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Shack2_05 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karolyn, I'm sorry I do not understand the question. Are you asking if this park has full hookup? Or do we only do full hookup?
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