CLOSE TO BALLOON FIESTA PARK, HISTORIC OLD SANTA FE, SANDIA PUEBLO CASINO, SANTA ANA STAR CASINO AND SEVERAL GOLF COURSES

Make Albuquerque North/Bernalillo KOA your base as you plan your trip to northern New Mexico. Only 15 minutes to Balloon Fiesta Park, 30 minutes to Santa Fe and 10 minutes to the Santa Ana Star Casino complex. Plan your adventure in our special part of the world. Visit Albuquerque's old town, shop in Santa Fe, dine on the finest red and green chile in the world or take the shuttle to Santa Ana Star Casino. You may also want to relax right here at the campground and enjoy the views of Sandia Peak. You could also take our gate into the Kactus Brewery where you can enjoy a craft beer and a pizza. Try one of our pull-thru big rig sites, camping cabins or tent sites. Bernalillo KOA features WIFI and a general store. Traveling with pets? Let your four-legged friends unwind in our KampK9 dog parks. Whether sightseeing, shopping, gaming, dining or golfing, we have everything you need for an adventure. Be sure to plan an extra day so you will have plenty of time to see the area. Sites book up fast; reserve today for best selection! Maximum Pull-thru 100 Feet. Laundry available. Pool (late May-mid October).

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 100' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/15 - 10/15)
  • Propane ($)
  • Pavilion
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Ways to Stay

KOA Journey

KOA Journey Campgrounds

KOA Journey campgrounds are the perfect oases after a day on the road. Whether it’s along the way or a quick getaway, they’ve got you covered. Located near the highways and byways of North America with long Pull-thru RV Sites, they deliver convenience to the traveling camper. Pull in, ease back and take a load off.

KOA Journeys Feature:

  • Pull-through RV Sites with 50-amp service
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Well lit after hours check-in service

Latest Hot Deal

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend

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WHEN: September 9-10, 2022

WHAT: KOA Rewards holders stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 9 at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 10 for FREE*.

WHY: KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend is designed exclusively for KOA Rewards holders to say thanks for your loyalty and for trusting your camping memories to us. On this late-summer weekend, we gather to celebrate friends, family and fun in the great outdoors we all adore.

*Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one site per a KOA Rewards account, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Sandia Peak Tram

A trip on the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway transports you above deep canyons and breathtaking terrain a distance of 2.7 miles. See some of nature's more dramatic beauty unfold before you. At sunset the desert skies produce a spectacular array of color, and your vantage point from the observation deck atop 10,378 foot Sandia Peak in the Cibola National Forest affords an 11,000 square-mile panoramic view of the Rio Grande Valley and the Land of Enchantment. Located on the eastern edge of Albuquerque, in the Sandia Foothills off of Tramway Rd..

30 Tramway Rd NE

Albuquerque, NM 87122

505-856-6544

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Rio Grande Zoo

Take a walk on the wild side with a trip to our beautiful 64-acre Albuquerque Zoo! See over 250 species of exotic and native animals. Ride the zoo train or camel, and watch the daily  Giraffe, Polar Bear, Seal and Sea Lion, and Crocodile feedings just to name a few. Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Admission is charged.

903 Tenth SW

Albuquerque, NM 87102

505-768-2000

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Albuquerque Museum of Art & History

Albuquerque Museum of Art & History is a continually-evolving display of art, artifacts and photographs depicting the richness of New Mexico culture. Since they change the exhibits frequently, there's always something new to see. The museum also offers special tours of Casa San Ysidro in Corrales, an Old Town walking tour, and a docent-guided tour of the outdoor sculpture garden. Click for admission details.

2000 Mountain NW

Albuquerque, NM 87104

505-243-7255

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Albuquerque Natural History Museum

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is a natural history and science museum in Albuquerque, New Mexico near Old Town Albuquerque. The Museum was founded in 1986.The Museum's permanent exhibit halls illustrate a "journey through time", covering the birth of the Universe(˜13.6 billion years ago) to the Ice Age˜(10,000 years ago). The eight journey through time halls are as follows: Origins, Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Jurassic Super Giants, New Mexico's Seacoast, Age of Volcanoes, Evolving Grasslands, Cave Experience, and New Mexico's Ice Age. Hours are 9:00 am-5:00 pm Everyday (Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day). Click here for Admission Details.

1801 Mountain Road NW

Albuquerque, NM 87104

505-841-2800

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