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New Mexico State Parks Division

Elephant Butte Lake State Park

Announcements

Hours of operation for day use 6:00 am to 9:00 pm daily. 3/1/2021 - ongoing
Continue established Seasonal closures of MDS CFS, CFS 2, and Dessert Cove CFS Restrooms September 15, 2021, through March 7, 2022. 9/13/2021 - 3/7/2022
Continue established Seasonal closures of Long Point, Lost Canyon, Cedar Cove, S. Highlands, N. Highlands, Club Cove, Three Sisters, and N. Monticello from September 15, 2021, through March 7, 2022 9/13/2021 - 3/7/2022

Closures

Continue established indefinite closure of Cliffs Area due to cliff hazards because of low water levels. 9/25/2019 - ongoing
The Boat ramp at South Monticello remains closed due to low water levels. 4/2/2021 - ongoing
Continue established Seasonal closures of MDS CFS, CFS 2, and Dessert Cove CFS Restrooms September 15, 2021, through March 7, 2022. 9/15/2021 - 3/7/2022
Continue established Seasonal closures of Long Point, Lost Canyon, Cedar Cove, S. Highlands, N. Highlands, Club Cove, Three Sisters, and N. Monticello from September 15, 2021, through March 7, 2022 9/15/2021 - 3/7/2022

Restrictions

No restrictions are posted.

Boating Conditions

Good
Elevation (MSL): 4,311.000
Surface (Acres): 7,261.000
Volume (Acre Feet): 183,198.000
Last Updated 1/10/2022

Ramp Status

Main Ramp (Open)
Rock Canyon Ramp (Closed)
Monticello Ramp (Closed)

Office Phone

(575) 744-5923
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