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Campground Host Couples can inquire to Eileen Davis at the LCDO BLM firstname.lastname@example.org or call 575-525-4306. Host Couples are needed all year.
Hosts will reside on site and will work 6 days a week. RV site has a 50/30 amperage with large pad, water, sewage, shaded table and fenced in yard as well as a shed that has laundry facilities, refridgerator/freezer and extra storage. Hosts will be expected to go through defensive driving class and background checks. A government vehicle is provided for host duties.
The main duties will be to open and close gates, engage with the visitors, monitor fee requirements, conduct patrols of the campground and trails, keep campground, Baylor Canyon Trail head and Augustin Pass Overlook clean and presentable with main goal to increase visitor's positive experience. The BLM will provide various training to also enhance the visitor's experience in the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.
Aguirre Spring Campground is located in the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument on the east side of the Organ Mountains. The campground is nestled at the base of beautiful magestic "needles" and overlooks the spectacular Tularosa Basin and the White Sands National Monument. Alligator juniper, gray oak, mountain mahogany and sotol are a few of the abundant plant species here. Seasonal springs and streams occur in the canyon bottoms, with a few perennial springs that support riparian habitats.There are two National Recreation Trails located at the campground: Pine Tree Loop and Baylor Canyon Trail. Hiking, horse back riding, picnicing and camping are the activities at the Aguirre Spring Campground. Las Cruces, New Mexico is just over the Augustin Pass a few miles away.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: 50/30 amperage, large drive through RV pad, sewage, water, laundry, propane, fenced yard and the most beautiful view.