Silver Campground is located 2 miles NE of Cloudcroft on SH 244.  All paved roads to and through campgrounds. Elevation is 9000 feet. 30 family units spaced closely together provide tables, fire rings, parking spurs, toilets, drinking water, central garbage depository, plus interpretive trails.  There is a trailer length limit of 32 feet.  Handicapped sites and restroom available.

Campground Information

First-come, first-served. No reservations.



  • 28th February 2015 Pets are allowed in the campgrounds on a leash. For more information please contact us 1 575 443-4067
  • 9th February 2015 Deerhead Campground will open for the season on Friday April 3,2015, Easter weekend.
    Silver overflow & Silver Campground will open April 15,2015. Apache, Saddle, Pine, Sleepygrass Campgrounds Will open May 15, 2015.
    Group Areas, Aspen, Black Bear,Slide, Lower & Upper will open May 15,2015 for Reservation call 1-877-444-6777
  • 13th July 2014 thanks for your inquiry Sleepygrass is open till Sept 2,2014, directions to sleepygrass campground, take Hwy 130 from Cloudcroft 0ff Hwy 82 ,its about 11/2 miles ,just beyond the Deerhead campground gate you see a small road to the left passing Aspen & Black Bear Group areas just continue on the road it will dead end into Sleepygrass campground
  • 13th December 2013 Silver Campground an Silver Overflow will be open April 18,2014 for the Easter weekend. Apache,Saddle,Pines,Deerhead,Sleepygrass will open May 16,2014
    Group areas lower & upper Fir with reservations will open May 9,2014, Aspen,BlackBear,Slide Group areas will open with reservations May 16,2014