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Pie Town Horse RV Camp On The Great Divide

Near: Pie TownNM (Weather)
Number of
1 Total
25 Difficulty: Easy Trail
Trail Description Generally beginner to intermediate trails, not rocky. "The Daily Pie" restaurant open for lunch & pie. Small abandoned settler site on the old "Top of the World" wagon trail. Also riding through the pinion and cedars where elk roam. Summer weather very mild and pleasant. Good weather from mid April through Thanksgiving.
Best Time to Visit Mid May till Thanksgiving
Times to Avoid December through February
Campground Full RV hookups including water, septic & 20/30/50 electrical hookups. Bathroom with hot shower, sink, and washer & dryer. Stalls available, big arena, round pens. In Quemado 30 minutes from horse camp: Gas station with diesel & regular gas, small convenience store, and hardware store.
Human Facilities: Horse Facilities: Operated by: Contact: Additional Information
Day,Elec,Shower,Toilet,Water Day,Stall,Tie-up,Water David and Carol Pool
(575) 772-2523
Carol Pool
HC65, Box 3
Pie Town, NM 87827
Directions Directions from Albuquerque: - Head south on I-25 to Socorro. - Exit into Socorro and take US Hwy 60 west towards Magdalena. - Go through Magdalena and Datil. Proceed through Pie Town. After passing mile marker 50, take the 2nd RIGHT onto a gravel road. (The first one is only about 200 feet long). If you get to mile marker 49, you've gone too far. Then take the gravel road a little over 1 mile. Turn RIGHT onto dirt road till deadends through green gates. Follow road to log house for check in. From ARIZONA: Take 60 highway headed east entering New Mexico (no horse station stops). Go through the town of Quemado and past Omega. After passing mile marker 49, turn LEFT onto gravel road just a little over 1 mile. Then turn RIGHT onto dirt road for 1.5 miles till deadends into property (well maintained road). After going past the green gates, proceed up to log house for check in and directions to Horse Camp which is approximately .5 miles further. .
This information was provided by respeq on 1/9/2009 8:22:04 PM

Notes on Difficulty Rating:  
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. ) 
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes) 
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand) 
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)

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