State: New Mexico
Short Name: El Morro Campground
Address 1: HC 61 Box 43
Address 2: El Morro National Monument
Open all Year: Yes
Number of Sites: 9
About: El Morro National Monument operates a nine-site campground year-round. Each site has a graveled tent pad, picnic table and ground grill for fires. Water is available in spigots, but there are no hook-ups for motor homes.
Fees: $5 (2012)
Restrictions: The length limit on all motor homes is 27 feet overall. One site, #5, is handicapped accessible.
From Albuquerque, NM, or from the east: take Interstate 40 west to Grants. At exit 81, go south on Highway 53 for 42 miles to El Morro National Monument.
From Flagstaff, AZ, or from the west: take Interstate 40 east to Gallup. At exit 20, go south on Highway 602 for about 31 miles. Turn east (left) onto Highway 53. El Morro is 25 more miles. If youd like to drive through Zuni from the west, take exit 339 from Interstate 40 in AZ, and go south on Highway 191 for 24 miles. Take Highway 61/53 into Zuni. El Morro is about 36 miles from Zuni.