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Black River Recreation Area, NM

Bureau of Land Management

Black River Recreation Area

The 1,200-acre Black River Recreation Area is managed to provide low-impact recreation and environmental education opportunities while maintaining a healthy river system and riparian habitat. This river...[more]

Address

Carlsbad Field OFffice
620 E. Greene ST
Carlsbad, NM 88220
Phone:(575) 887-6544
Email:dgyounge@blm.gov

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Directions

The Black River Recreation Area is located about 26 miles southwest of Carlsbad, NM. From Carlsbad, take US 62/180 south for about 25 miles and turn west onto CR 418. Travel another 2 miles and turn left at the fork.

Activities
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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