Summary

Lower Hondo features 4 non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 7880 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, 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
Comales 10 7,968 ft
Elephant Rock 22 8,575 ft
Hodges 14 8,453 ft
Las Petacas 9 7,389 ft
Capulin 11 7,758 ft
La Junta - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,465 ft
El Aguaje - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,467 ft
Montoso - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,500 ft
Big Arsenic Springs - Wild Rivers Rec Area None 7,516 ft
Cabresto Lake 9 9,127 ft
Goat Hill 6 7,682 ft
Columbine 27 7,911 ft
Cuchillo 3 8,208 ft
Twining 4 9,405 ft
Agua Piedra 44 8,415 ft
Lower Hondo 4 7,880 ft
Duran 12 8,830 ft
Little Arsenic Springs None 7,498 ft
La Sombra 13 7,789 ft
Santa Barbara 22 8,842 ft
Fawn Lakes 22 8,486 ft
Junebug 20 8,568 ft
Cebolla Mesa 5 7,372 ft
Upper La Junta 8 9,017 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Taos Ski Valley 26" 27° 0.33"
Angel Fire Resort 12" 33° 1.43"
Ski Santa Fe 37" 25° 0.18"
Sipapu Ski Area 8" 35° 0.43"
Red River Ski Area 10" 29° 0.66"
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
San Antonio River At Mouth
USGS 08248500
-999 cfs 0.8 ft
Rio Hondo Near Valdez
USGS 08267500
89 cfs 2.2 ft
Santa Fe R Abv Mcclure Res (8 Ft)
USGS 08315480
1 cfs 0.5 ft
Rio Nambe Below Nambe Falls Dam Near Nambe
USGS 08294210
3 cfs 0.5 ft
Costilla Creek Below Costilla Dam
USGS 08254000
0 cfs 1.2 ft
Ponil Creek Near Cimarron
USGS 07207500
3 cfs 1.4 ft
Coyote Creek Near Golondrinas
USGS 07218000
4 cfs 3.3 ft
Tesuque Creek Above Diversions Near Santa Fe
USGS 08302500
1 cfs 5.2 ft
Costilla Creek Near Garcia
USGS 08261000
3 cfs 2.3 ft
Santa Fe River Near Santa Fe
USGS 08316000
1 cfs 1.4 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
11" 5"
Elk Cabin
SNOTEL 921
5" -1"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
0.1" -0.23"
Palo
SNOTEL 1170
12" 5"
fort garland 13.3 e, co
SNOTEL CO-CS-31
7.65" -0.37"
Red River Pass #2
SNOTEL 715
10" 0"
Wesner Springs
SNOTEL 854
17" 0"
Apishapa
SNOTEL 303
8" 3"
crestone 5.3 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-66
0.12" 0"
Tolby
SNOTEL 934
12" -1"
South Colony
SNOTEL 773
38" 12"
great sand dunes natl mon
SNOTEL GSDC2
0.07" 0"
Trinchera
SNOTEL 829
12" 3"
crestone,co
SNOTEL CSTC2
0.11" 0"
Shuree
SNOTEL 1169
11" -1"
Culebra #2
SNOTEL 430
17" 0"
Gallegos Peak
SNOTEL 491
18" 0"
Rio Santa Barbara
SNOTEL 1254
21" -1"
apishapa rvr
SNOTEL AGRC2
0.27" -0.64"
North Costilla
SNOTEL 665
4" -2"
Taos Powderhorn
SNOTEL 1168
26" 0"
Tres Ritos
SNOTEL 1083
8" 0"
eagle nest,nm
SNOTEL EGNN5
2.07" 0"