Summary

Columbine features 27 non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 7911 ft. Campers visting this New-Mexico first come first serve camping area today can expect scattered clouds and wind gusts up to 3.15mph. High altitude campgrounds like this one can get very cold at night, even during the warm summer months. Remember to pack accordingly.

Campers may find numerous amenities with toilets, clean potable drinking water, and a comfy place to pitch a tent. The surrounding area also offers outdoor enthusiasts the simple pleasure of being outside.
Toilets

Yes

Dump

No

Reservations

No

Showers

No

Drinking-Water

Yes

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Comales 10 7,968 ft
Cuchillo 3 8,208 ft
Cabresto Lake 9 9,127 ft
Fawn Lakes 22 8,486 ft
Upper La Junta 8 9,017 ft
Goat Hill 6 7,682 ft
Elephant Rock 22 8,575 ft
Capulin 11 7,758 ft
La Sombra 13 7,789 ft
Lower Hondo 4 7,880 ft
Las Petacas 9 7,389 ft
Columbine 27 7,911 ft
Twining 4 9,405 ft
Junebug 20 8,568 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Red River Ski Area 10" 29° 0.66"
Taos Ski Valley 26" 27° 0.33"
Sipapu Ski Area 8" 35° 0.43"
Angel Fire Resort 12" 33° 1.43"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Rio Grande Near Cerro
USGS 08263500
257 cfs 2.9 ft
Cimarron River Near Cimarron
USGS 07207000
6 cfs 0.8 ft
Santa Fe River Near Santa Fe
USGS 08316000
1 cfs 1.4 ft
Ute Creek Near Fort Garland
USGS 08242500
6 cfs 1.4 ft
Mora River Near Golondrinas
USGS 07216500
4 cfs 1.2 ft
Santa Cruz River Near Cundiyo
USGS 08291000
12 cfs 4.4 ft
Rio Grande Near Monte Vista
USGS 08221500
226 cfs 3.2 ft
San Antonio River At Mouth
USGS 08248500
-999 cfs 0.8 ft
Rio Nambe Below Nambe Falls Dam Near Nambe
USGS 08294210
3 cfs 0.5 ft
Rio Grande At Alamosa
USGS 08223000
256 cfs 3.1 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Rio Santa Barbara
SNOTEL 1254
21" -1"
South Colony
SNOTEL 773
38" 12"
great sand dunes natl mon
SNOTEL GSDC2
0.07" 0"
Tres Ritos
SNOTEL 1083
8" 0"
Palo
SNOTEL 1170
12" 5"
crestone 5.3 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-66
0.12" 0"
Shuree
SNOTEL 1169
11" -1"
fort garland 13.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-CS-31
7.65" -0.37"
Trinchera
SNOTEL 829
12" 3"
Elk Cabin
SNOTEL 921
5" -1"
Culebra #2
SNOTEL 430
17" 0"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
0.1" -0.23"
eagle nest,nm
SNOTEL EGNN5
2.07" 0"
Apishapa
SNOTEL 303
8" 3"
apishapa rvr
SNOTEL AGRC2
0.27" -0.64"
crestone,co
SNOTEL CSTC2
0.11" 0"
Tolby
SNOTEL 934
12" -1"
Wesner Springs
SNOTEL 854
17" 0"
North Costilla
SNOTEL 665
4" -2"
Taos Powderhorn
SNOTEL 1168
26" 0"
Gallegos Peak
SNOTEL 491
18" 0"
Red River Pass #2
SNOTEL 715
10" 0"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
11" 5"