Campsite Review: Aguirre Spring Campground in Organ, New Mexico

Photo: Aguirre Spring Campground in the Organ Mountain

Location: Organ, New Mexico
Type: BLM Campground
Access: Highway 70 to Aguirre Springs Road
Coordinates: 32.370378, -106.560876
Road Conditions: Pavement with gravel pads
Phone Coverage: Verizon 2-4, AT&T 2-3 (Signal strength varies between campsites, and varies from decent to unusable at times)
Fee: $7/night
Amenities: Vault toilets, picnic tables with shelters, trash cans at each campsite, fire rings, and several hiking trails
Website: https://www.blm.gov/visit/aguirre-spring-campground

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Aguirre Spring Campground is an established BLM campground in the Organ Mountains east of Las Cruces. The campground has 55 individual sites and two group sites. (The group sites are available by reservation for $50/night). in several different loops.

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Campsite Review: Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area Near Buffalo, Wyoming

Image: Camping on Lake DeSmet

Location: Buffalo, Wyoming
Type: County Park
Access: Lake DeSmet, Approximately 8 miles north of Buffalo, I-90 at Exit 51
Coordinates: 44.451597, -106.743348
Road Conditions: Pavement and gravel
Phone Coverage: Verizon, 2-4 out of 5
Maximum Stay: 14 days
Fee: $10 per night, $15 per night with electric
Amenities: Vault toilets, picnic areas, picnic tables at some sites, beach area on lake, and two boat ramps
Website: http://www.johnsoncountywyoming.org/

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Campsite Review: Keyhole State Park Near Pine Haven, Wyoming

Location: Pine Haven, Wyoming
Type: State Park
Access: Interstate 90, Exit 165
Coordinates: 44.356414, -104.751120
Road Conditions: Pavement and gravel
Phone Coverage: Verizon, 2-4 out of 5
Maximum Stay: N/A
Fee: $10 per night for Wyoming residents, $17 per night for non-residents
Amenities: Beach, boat ramp, fishing, hiking, hunting, playground, restrooms, and dump station.
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Campsite Review: Voyagers Rest Fishing Access Site Near Worden, Montana

Image: Camping at Voyagers Rest

Location: Worden, Montana
Type: Recreation Area
Access: Interstate 94, Exit 23
Coordinates: 45.997, -108.131
Road Conditions: Gravel
Phone Coverage: Verizon, 3 out of 5
Maximum Stay: 7 Days
Fee: $7 – $12
Amenities: Vault toilet, fire rings, picnic tables, gravel bar boat launch
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Campsite Review: Itch-Kep-Pe Park in Columbus, Montana

Image: Camping at Itch-Kep-Pe Park

Location: Columbus, Montana
Type: City Park
Access: Interstate 90, Exit 408
Coordinates: 45.629396, -109.253261
Road Conditions: Pavement and gravel
Phone Coverage: Verizon, 3-4 out of 5
Maximum Stay: 10 Days
Fee: Free. Donations accepted.
Amenities: Restrooms with cold water and toilets (seasonal), picnic tables and fire rings at sites, river access, boat ramp, and dumpster for trash disposal.
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