Angel Peak Recreation Area, NM
Bureau of Land Management
Prominent landmark rising from an ancient seabed is a contemporary badlands with picnicing and camping set in canyon rim country.
Address:Farmington Field Office
1235 La Plata Highway
Directions:20 miles south of Bloomfield via NM 44. Access to the Angel Peak Scenic Area is off US Highway 550, 15 miles south of Bloomfield on County Road 7175. Follow the gravel road along the canyon rim for approximately six miles to reach the campground, or stop at one of three developed picnic areas along the way to enjoy the view or have a bite to eat. It is important to note the gravel road may become impassible in bad weather.