Primitive Roadside Campsites— Solis

Solis Access Road
Solis Access Road

NPS Photo/Cookie Ballou

 
Solis Campsites
View photos of Solis primitive roadside campsites.
 

Campsite Specifics

  • Solis 1 (SO-1) can accommodate 2 vehicles, 12 people, no horses.
  • Solis 2 (SO-2) can accommodate 3 vehicles, 15 people, no horses.
 
Directions
Solís campsites are located along River Road East, 13.7 miles from the main paved road to Rio Grande Village. There is a 1.7 mile long river access road. SO-1 and SO-2 are along the access road.
 
Road Conditions
River Road is maintained for high clearance vehicles only. After rains, River Road and Solís access road are extremely muddy and may quickly become impassable to all vehicles. 4-wheel drive may be required.
 
Vegetation
There is no shade at these campsites.
 
Views
Nice views of the rugged flanks of Mariscal Mountain and Sierra San Vicente.
 
River Access
Easy access to the Rio Grande at the end of the road. Soft sand and gravel at this launch and some vehicles may get stuck.
 
Cautions
Do not cross the river and enter Mexico. To minimize the possibility of theft, secure belongings when away from these campsites and while sleeping. Do not leave the site unattended for long periods of time. Theft has been a problem in this area and every precaution should be taken to prevent damage to your vehicle and theft of the contents.

Last updated: October 29, 2014

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