Summary

Little Arsenic Springs features non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 7498 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 and a comfy place to pitch a tent. The surrounding area also offers outdoor enthusiasts the simple pleasure of being outside.
Reservations

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Taos Junction None 6,071 ft
Comales 10 7,968 ft
Goat Hill 6 7,682 ft
Montoso - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,500 ft
Big Arsenic Springs - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,516 ft
La Junta - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,465 ft
Little Arsenic Springs None 7,498 ft
El Aguaje - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,467 ft
Orilla Verde Rec Area None 6,049 ft
Cebolla Mesa 5 7,372 ft
Lower Hondo 4 7,880 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Red River Ski Area 12" 25° 4.24"
Sipapu Ski Area 8" 30° 3.48"
Taos Ski Valley 28" 20° 3.37"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Santistevan Creek Near Costilla
USGS 08253500
1 cfs 0.4 ft
Costilla Creek Above Costilla Dam
USGS 08252500
2 cfs 1.7 ft
Rio Nambe Above Nambe Falls Dam Near Nambe
USGS 08294195
3 cfs 2.5 ft
Costilla Creek Below Costilla Dam
USGS 08254000
0 cfs 1.2 ft
Red River Near Questa
USGS 08265000
10 cfs 2.3 ft
Coyote Creek Near Golondrinas
USGS 07218000
4 cfs 3.4 ft
Trinchera C Ab Mtn Home Re
USGS 08241000
5 cfs 0.4 ft
Costilla Creek Near Garcia
USGS 08261000
3 cfs 2.3 ft
Sangre De Cristo Creek Near Fort Garland
USGS 08241500
9 cfs 1.4 ft
Rio Pueblo Nr Penasco
USGS 08277470
1 cfs 3.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
12" 1"
Rio Santa Barbara
SNOTEL 1254
22" 1"
fort garland 13.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-CS-31
12.9" 1.96"
Ute Creek
SNOTEL 1005
19" 2"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
1.01" 0.61"
Taos Powderhorn
SNOTEL 1168
28" 1"
crestone 5.3 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-66
0.21" 0.02"
Trinchera
SNOTEL 829
10" 0"
San Antonio Sink
SNOTEL 1172
23" 0"
Tolby
SNOTEL 934
14" 2"
alamosa 2ssw
SNOTEL ASWC2
0.15" -0.08"
Hopewell
SNOTEL 532
30" 1"
Gallegos Peak
SNOTEL 491
19" 1"
Red River Pass #2
SNOTEL 715
12" 2"
great sand dunes natl mon
SNOTEL GSDC2
1.89" 0.53"
Culebra #2
SNOTEL 430
16" 0"
South Colony
SNOTEL 773
32" -1"
North Costilla
SNOTEL 665
4" -1"
saguache 0.4 e, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-59
0.64" 0.2"
alamosa 1.1 n, co
SNOTEL CO-AM-31
0.07" -0.1"
Palo
SNOTEL 1170
12" 1"
crestone,co
SNOTEL CSTC2
0.28" 0.1"
eagle nest,nm
SNOTEL EGNN5
2.61" 0.01"
del norte 3.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-RG-16
0.99" 0.3"
Shuree
SNOTEL 1169
12" 0"