Pinon Campgrounds in New Mexico. Rainbow over campgrounds

Pinon Campground near Quemado Lake, NM


The campsites at Pinon Capmground are nestled among mature piñon and juniper trees. It is tranquil and undiscovered with a few sites having a view of Quemado Lake. The campground is comprised of a family camping loop (east side) and a group camping loop (west side).

How to Get There

Just west of Quemado, NM, take NM 32 south 14.2 miles to Quemado Lake/NM 103 sign. At sign turn left onto NM 103 and go 4 miles to where Forest Road 13 (gravel) begins. Continue straight on FR 13 for 1.4 miles to campground sign. Turn left into campground.

Need to Know About Camping at Pinon Campgrounds

There is a 14 day stay limit for all campgrounds on the Gila National Forest.

All pets must be on leash except within an enclosed area.

Fires are permitted only in fire rings provided.


This area has accessible amenities, tent camping, trailer camping, picnic tables, toilets, and drinking water. This campground has light usage. There are vault toilets (no flushing toilets or showers).

Nearby Attractions

Quemado is 21 miles from the campground. There is nowhere in Quemado to purchase a fishing license.


This location is unstaffed. To speak with our main office for general information, please call: (575) 773-4678.