Campground at Water Canyon closed for January, February

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The Water Canyon Campground on the Cibola National Forest, Magdalena Ranger District will be closed beginning Monday, Jan. 7 and remain closed until March 2013. The Group Site at Water Canyon will not be available for a reservation until the spring of 2013.

The Water Canyon area is a popular area and the campground being closed limits camping opportunities on the Magdalena Ranger District. Other developed campground facilities are available for camping during this closure period. These campground sites/facilities are: Bear Trap, Hughes Mill, Springtime and Luna Park. For more information contact the Magdalena Ranger District at 854-2281 or email Herbert Ray at hlray@fs.fed.us.