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Clayton Lake State Park and Dinosaur Trackways

The park is an oasis in the rolling grasslands of northeastern New Mexico. Enjoy boating, picnicking, camping, fishing and hiking. Get a unique glimpse of the past when you explore one of the most extensive dinosaur trackways in North America and a close-up look at the stars at the Lake Observatory.

Park Elevation 5,186 ft

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141 Clayton Lake Road
Clayton, NM 88415



Mark Funk
Park Manager


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