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Contact Jemez Dam

Jemez Canyon Dam/Galisteo Dam/Cochiti Lake Projects Office

Phone: 505.465.0307


Mailing address:

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

82 Dam Crest Road

Pena Blanca, N.M. 87041-5015

Welcome to Jemez Canyon Dam Reservoir

Jemez Dam Tower

Welcome to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jemez Canyon Dam Day Use Area

Jemez Canyon Dam and Reservoir controls floodwaters and retains sediment from Jemez Creek, one of the main drainages of the Jemez Mountains and a tributary of the Rio Grande.

All land at Jemez Canyon Dam is owned by Santa Ana Pueblo. Trespassers outside the developed area are subject to Pueblo law.

Geocaching is permitted at Corps' projects only with approval of the project manager. Contact the Cochiti Lake Project Office for approval.

Area Weather: Current weather conditions for Bernalillo, N.M., and the Jemez Canyon Dam vicinity.