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Avalon Reservoir, NM

Bureau of Reclamation

Avalon Reservoir

Avalon Dam and Reservoir, Carlsbad Project , are located on the Pecos River 3 miles north of Carlsbad, New Mexico. The dam is a zoned earthfill structure constructed in 1907. Recreation at Avalon Reservoir...[more]

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Coming from north, take U.S. Highway 285 into Carlsbad, New Mexico. Left on Canal Street, 3 miles to Avalon Road, turn left.

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