Brown Springs Campground

Glade Run Recreation Area

Bureau of Land Management

Free Camping Near Farmington, NM

This is a developed campground offered by the Bureau of Land Management for free. However, because it's part of the greater Glade Run Recreation Area, a camping permit is required, The good news is that the camping permit is free, and can filled out, photographed, and emailed to the BLM.


Glade Run Recreation Area

Bureau of Land Management

Farmington Field Office

Tel: (505) 564-7600


GPS: 36.8061, -108.1816

Reservations: First come, first served

Camping Fee: None

Permit: Yes

Max Stay: 14 days

Amenities: Covered picnic tables, cooking grills, fire rings, vault toilet

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Brown Springs Campground

There are eleven campsites at Browns Springs Campground, one of which is designated for handicapped. These sites are all on level, gravel pads, except for the handicapped site which is all paved. Each site comes with a covered picnic table, fire ring, cooking grill, and trash can. There is a vault toilet on site.

The campground is free, no reservations, first-com, first serve, up to 14 days.

The camping permit can be downloaded (see link below), then printed, filled out, and emailed to You’re required to place the printed permit on your dashboard.

In our experience, this is a modern, well cared for, and clean campground. It’s often completely full on weekends, but there’s usually a few open sites during the week.

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Glade Run Recreation Area Camping Permit - BLM, Farmington Field Office

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