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Oliver Lee Memorial State Park

409 Dog Canyon Rd, 8 miles south of Alamogordo on US 54 then 4 miles east on Dog Canyon Rd., Alamogordo, NM 88310-9496
+1 575-437-8284
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Nice for a hike

My hubby and I enjoy going here for a bit of hiking. I also enjoy having a bbq and bonfire at... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
terryhP9283XZ
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Alamogordo, New Mexico
Nice Stop

We stayed here while we were visiting White Sands National Monument. We reserved our spot ahead of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Carmine85635
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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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409 Dog Canyon Rd, 8 miles south of Alamogordo on US 54 then 4 miles east on Dog Canyon Rd., Alamogordo, NM 88310-9496
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+1 575-437-8284
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My hubby and I enjoy going here for a bit of hiking. I also enjoy having a bbq and bonfire at night. The sky at night is magnificent. They have campgrounds but I don't camp.

Thank terryhP9283XZ
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed here while we were visiting White Sands National Monument. We reserved our spot ahead of time. Upon getting there, we were a bit confused because the visitor center was closed and we didn't see the sign with the site numbers on it. We...More

Thank Carmine85635
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights at Oliver Lee Memorial State Park. We had a reserved sight with water and 30 amp service. We were in space #1 and had a little trouble leveling our 28 ' TT. The utility's were OK , just seemed to be...More

Thank HykoHyko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a few nights at Oliver Lee while visiting the White Sands. The views are spectacular and sites are clean.

Thank JLP65
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Turn off the TV and video games and enjoy the outdoors. You can hike all the way up! Good Exercise and nice scenery and history in southern NM.

Thank carnivalife
Reviewed 21 April 2017

a drive in the mountains was rewarded with a spectacular view of the valley and White Sands. There were places to pull off and enjoy the view.

Thank John K
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This was the closest camp ground to White Sands and it is a beautiful campground. It's quiet with gorgeous views of the mountains to the Southwest. There are shelters on some of the camp sites, and a real bathroom with showers.

1  Thank Laura K
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and were quite pleased. We were traveling with our 6 year old son and our dog. The campsite is very quiet and beautifully designed and well maintained. There are lighted trails that lead to the showers/restrooms and around the...More

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a great campsite and the views are unbelievable. Dog canyon has great trails and this is a very well kept camp ground. Kudos to NM

Thank aventuress
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you like a peaceful, quiet campground with good hiking trails and great staff then this is the place to be. The Visitors Center has a great museum, interpretive trails and the park is open year round. With 44 campsites of which 7 are resolvable...More

Thank Rita S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
kennedysmom1983
Are there any places nearby to go fishing?
17 March 2017|
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Response from RodNewMexico | Reviewed this property |
Ruidoso is the closest fishing. Refer to previos answer.
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cxcroadtripper
Hi, I've heard this is a great campsite but that there may be issues about the campsites not being level vis a vis an RV. Are some better than others? Thanks
24 January 2017|
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Response from aventuress | Reviewed this property |
Big rigs and small we saw no issues. The sites look level and the place is great!
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Mary F
Is this a park for camping/RVing? If so, how many sites are there?
3 January 2017|
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Response from augerAustinTX | Reviewed this property |
We had a trailer in Site 2 which was fairly level. Site 1 across from us also looked fairly level. Great stay.
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