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Red Rock Park

Church Rock, NM
+1 505-722-3839
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A good view

A nice place, great views to red rocks. Hiking trails, Rv and camping site, picnic places. Stables... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mmikko
,
Joensuu, Finland
Our dog LOVED this place!!!

We stayed in Gallup for the night and found this park. We were looking for a place to walk our dog... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
tumbleweed_travels
,
Amarillo, TX
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“nice hike” (2 reviews)
“gallup” (13 reviews)
“rodeo” (3 reviews)
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Church Rock, NM
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+1 505-722-3839
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A nice place, great views to red rocks. Hiking trails, Rv and camping site, picnic places. Stables and rodeo field.

Thank mmikko
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Gallup for the night and found this park. We were looking for a place to walk our dog after being in the car for so long. We arrived around 3 o'clock and took her on the pyramid trail. It had snowed recently...More

Thank tumbleweed_travels
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

From here you can access the trail to Church Rock or Pyramid Rock. The trail to Church Rock is amazing. Spectacular views and a really nice trail.

Thank Deanne A
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

For $20 you get up to 50amp electric and water hookups. Two dump stations are on property. We stayed in winter so it wasn't crowded at all. We made no reservations, but just showed up. The camp host came to us a couple hours later....More

Thank Shannon L
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Saw this wonderful rock formation heading west into Gallup. The helpful staff at our hotel told us its name, Church Rock, and told us Red Rock Park. From inside the park there is a good trail that leads to Church Rock. It was too late...More

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My sister and I found this place after discovering the campgrounds at the National Park nearby was closed. We were pulling a camper behind a truck and spent a total of two nights here. We enjoyed our stay here very much because it was not...More

2  Thank DCCommuter
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Gorgeous 45-minute hike to the top -- It's a good little workout with incredible geology and beautiful 360 degree views of the high desert. Directions: Once you enter Red Rock State Park, drive past the Churchrock post office, turn right immediately before the main events...More

1  Thank SueinGallup
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Great get away from the glitz of Vegas. This is natural beauty and peace. Beware - when you drive the scenic loop it dumps you outside the park.

1  Thank Jwvv
Reviewed 16 April 2016

These rock formations are absolutely beautiful -- we just drove the road, not hiked the park. There are lots of places to pull over and take pictures, or just take in nature. The red coloring is spectacular. We just returned from the Andes Mountains in...More

2  Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We really liked this park but can understand why others could be frustrated. We arrived after 4:00 when the office is closed but the Ranger stopped by, we paid and she gave us not only the key to the bathroom but also a brochure about...More

1  Thank Nancy F
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Pauline P
do you have to hike to get to baloon launch area?
10 October 2016|
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Amejas
What are the camping fees?
11 March 2016|
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Response from High_Desert_97 | Reviewed this property |
I can't recommend this campground. You MUST call ahead for reservations (505 722-3839 - if the phone is answered), and an employee will meet you to provide a key for bathrooms - if the employee shows up. Lots of deferred... More
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g0lfm0m1
is it accessible by motorcycle? we like paved roads
23 August 2015|
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Response from High_Desert_97 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Roads paved into park. Some gravel in campground.
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