Recreation Fees Waived This Coming Weekend

Alamogordo – Recreation Fees will be waived August 14 and 15 on the Lincoln National Forest.

Officials say it is a great time for everyone to get outdoors and hike, bike and enjoy the adventure and mystery of the mountains and caves.

Fee-free sites on the Smokey Bear Ranger District are: Cedar Creek Picnic/Pavilion, Schoolhouse Picnic Area, Monjeau Campground, Skyline Campground, Baca Dispersed Campground, and Three Rivers Campground located on Highway 54 north of Tularosa.

Fee-free sites on the Sacramento Ranger District are: James Canyon Campground, Upper and Lower Karr Campground, Bluff Springs, the Trestle Recreation Area, Silver Campground and Silver Overflow Area.

The Guadalupe Ranger District offers fee-free days at Sitting Bull Falls Recreation Area, including Last Chance Trailhead, located near Carlsbad.