Percha Dam State Park Map and Information
Information about social distancing and hygiene is posted throughout parks to ensure visitor safety. Capacity limits are being enforced. Use of exact change is encouraged when paying the day-use fee, to minimize contact with staff.
Beginning on October 1, our state parks will allow overnight camping for New Mexico residents only. Reservations must be made online. Groups larger than 10 remain prohibited.
About Percha Dam Park
The dam was built in 1917, a year after the completion of Elephant Butte reservoir, to irrigate the farms of the lower valley.