Summary

Iron Gate features 14 non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 9410 ft. Campers visting this New-Mexico first come first serve camping area today can expect clear sky and wind gusts up to 2.71mph. 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, 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

Water

No

Showers

No

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Jacks Creek 40 8,894 ft
Holy Ghost 24 8,239 ft
Duran 12 8,830 ft
Cowles 9 8,216 ft
Field Tract 15 7,408 ft
Agua Piedra 44 8,415 ft
Cow Creek 5 8,437 ft
Comales 10 7,968 ft
Panchuela 6 8,330 ft
La Sombra 13 7,789 ft
Iron Gate 14 9,410 ft
Tererro - State Fish and Game 10 7,714 ft
Capulin 11 7,758 ft
Taos Junction None 6,071 ft
Santa Barbara 22 8,842 ft
Hodges 14 8,453 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Sipapu Ski Area 8" 30° 3.48"
Taos Ski Valley 28" 20° 3.37"
Ski Santa Fe 37" 20° 3.93"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Rio Pueblo De Taos Below Los Cordovas
USGS 08276300
27 cfs 6.2 ft
Cimarron River Below Eagle Nest Dam
USGS 07206000
1 cfs 0.2 ft
Rio Pueblo De Taos Near Taos
USGS 08269000
4 cfs 0.6 ft
Santa Fe R Abv Mcclure Res (8 Ft)
USGS 08315480
1 cfs 0.5 ft
Gallinas River Near Lourdes
USGS 08382000
3 cfs 1.5 ft
Pecos River Near Pecos
USGS 08378500
30 cfs 2.3 ft
Pecos River Near Anton Chico
USGS 08379500
1 cfs 2.7 ft
Santa Cruz River Near Cundiyo
USGS 08291000
12 cfs 4.3 ft
Gallinas Creek Near Montezuma
USGS 08380500
3 cfs 1.0 ft
Cimarron River Near Cimarron
USGS 07207000
15 cfs 1.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
North Costilla
SNOTEL 665
4" -1"
great sand dunes natl mon
SNOTEL GSDC2
1.89" 0.53"
Taos Powderhorn
SNOTEL 1168
28" 1"
fort garland 13.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-CS-31
12.9" 1.96"
Tolby
SNOTEL 934
14" 2"
eagle nest,nm
SNOTEL EGNN5
2.61" 0.01"
Shuree
SNOTEL 1169
12" 0"
Trinchera
SNOTEL 829
10" 0"
Ute Creek
SNOTEL 1005
19" 2"
Culebra #2
SNOTEL 430
16" 0"
Gallegos Peak
SNOTEL 491
19" 1"
San Antonio Sink
SNOTEL 1172
23" 0"
Palo
SNOTEL 1170
12" 1"
Red River Pass #2
SNOTEL 715
12" 2"
alamosa 1.1 n, co
SNOTEL CO-AM-31
0.07" -0.1"
alamosa 2ssw
SNOTEL ASWC2
0.15" -0.08"
Rio Santa Barbara
SNOTEL 1254
22" 1"