Albuquerque, NM 0461

Lodge Facilities

Lodge 461 Building

Albuquerque Elk's Lodge 461 Lounge

Come enjoy our non-smoking lounge!

Open Tuesday thru Saturday at 5:30PM. 

Albuquerque Elks Lodge 461 RV Spaces

6 black top surface RV spaces with electric hookups and easy access to onsite water faucet. Dry camping available for 6-8 additional RV's on the black top surface. We do NOT have sewer connections or a dump station on site. There's a Speedway gas station 5 miles away with a free dump station (201 Rio Bravo Blvd SW, Albuquerque, NM).

Easy big rig access and located only 4 miles south of the I-40 / I-25 interchange (the Big-I).

Wifi Access Password: ElksCare2017 (case sensitive)

Rate $25 per night (electric hookup or dry) Sorry, No Reservations. For questions regarding the lodge RV spaces call the lodge at 505-243-7895. (Electric site rates are higher for Balloon Fiesta)

30-day price $450 ($15/night) paid upfront (60 day max stay) BLACKOUT DATES APPLY

Please use Self-Pay station located next to the lodge front door for after-hour donations located next to the lodge front door.

Visit "Albuquerque Elks Lodge 461" Facebook Page while visiting the area for calendar updates.

RV Camping at Elks Refuge (Tijeras, NM)

80 acres of beautiful mountainous/forested terrain located 30 minutes from Albuquerque in the East Mountains. The property includes hookups (electric/water) for 28 RV's and there's a dump station on site. Pending availability, there's a limited number of sites that include sewer hookups.

Please be aware the property is at an elevation of 7800 ft which can cause altitude sickeness.

  • $15.00/Night for tents
  • $25.00/Night for RV's
  • $300.00/Monthly
  • $900.00/Season

Reserve the covered pavilion for cookouts, reunions, and other social events. The property offers wonderful hiking trails, camping, wildlife sightings, and a peaceful serenity for a nice relaxing easy getaway.

All Elks are welcome to camp at the Refuge during the season which is open May 1st thru September 30th. For Rufuge gate access, information and general availability of sites at the Refuge please contact Larry or Doug.

  • Larry Johnston at 575-838-6497 or
  • Doug Johnston at 575-418-5054 or

GPS Address: 30 Buckboard Road, Tijeras, NM 87059

Large Map to Refuge.  click on map and print you will get a full page map.

2024 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta RV Reservations

Accepting reservations for the 2024 Fiesta

Lodge 461 will be offering RV Site reservations for the 2024 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, October 2nd thru October 13th.

6 RV sites with electric hookups and 6 dry sites (No-hookups) are available for reservations. Reservations will require first night NON-REFUNDABLE deposit to secure reservation. Full payment will be required 30 days prior to arrival and there will be no refunds beyond this date.

  • Electric hookup site: $50/night
  • Dry site (no-hookups): $30/night

To reserve a spot, send an email to Please include your site preference (Electric or Dry), arrival/departure dates, RV model, length and type (trailer, 5th wheel, or motorhome). The reservation email is not monitored daily so it may take a few days for a response.