Plan Your Visit

On more than 13.4 million acres of public lands managed by BLM-New Mexico, visitors enjoy countless types of outdoor adventure–camping, hunting, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, boating, whitewater rafting, hang gliding, off-highway vehicle driving, mountain biking, birding and wildlife viewing, photography, climbing, all types of winter sports, and visiting natural and cultural heritage sites.

Some information helpful for planning your visit will vary by recreation site including fees, seasonal hours, and special regulations.  For this reason, we suggest that you go to the website of the recreation area(s) you will be visiting or contact the BLM office that manages the area.

Maps & Information
To help make your visit the best it can be, you can purchase land status, topographic, recreation site, and U.S. Forest Service maps from the Public Lands Information Center and some field offices during business hours.  Maps and information are also available:

  • The Public Lands Information Center in the BLM New Mexico State Office
    301 Dinosaur Trail
    Santa Fe, NM 87508
    Toll-free 877-276-9404
    Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • The Public Lands Interpretive Association Bookstore
    6501 4th St. NW, Ste. 1
    Albuquerque, NM 87107

Photo of BLM River Manager talking to students

Recreation Quick Links

For further information visit: