Welcome to New Mexico
New Mexico enchants with its scenery, food and culture. Visitors fall under a spell when exposed to the exquisite blend of Native American, Spanish and Mexican history found throughout the diverse region....
From high deserts to historic hotels, this epic road trip combines one-of-a-kind cultural attractions with mesmerizing scenery that could only be found in the Land of Enchantment. It's easy to get lost under its spell as you bike, hike and explore ancient art one day and spend the next cruising Route 66 for the best green chile enchiladas in the country. Between the fascinating history, rugged landscapes and unique culture, it's hard to beat the best of the Southwest....
New Mexico: Explore a State That's Been Aged to Perfection
The rugged deserts in the land of enchantment will satisfy your thirst for adventure. Go deep in the Carlsbad Caverns and explore the past in Santa Fe. Take compelling hikes through surreal landscapes....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.