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Leasburg Dam State Park

A short 25 minute drive from bustling Las Cruces brings you to this quiet park along the Rio Grande. Leasburg Dam State Park offers peace and relaxation, a beautiful cactus garden, several hiking trails, and opportunities for fishing, canoeing, kayaking and birding. Night sky programs are very popular at this park, which features an observatory. Park Elevation 3,962 ft

The Observatory
Is only open once a month for special events.  Please contact the Park or check Park Events for dates.

Camping Tip
Not all of our campsites our on the reservation system. Many great  spots are available on a first come, first served basis. Call the park for details. 

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Campground Gate Closed:
Sunset - 7 am
River Day Use Areas:
8 am - 6 pm
March 20 -  September 10, 2018



12712 State Park Road
Radium Springs, NM 88054



Robert Gonzales
Park Manager


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