Bluewater Lake is situated on the north flank of the Zuni Mountains in the Las Tusas Basin. The 1,200 acre reservoir is located at 7,400 ft in a valley carved in shale and limestone.
Facilities at the park include a visitor center, group picnic shelters, boat dock, showers, restrooms and playground. The main campground has 5 camping areas and 1 day use area (Boure). The “Electric Loop” has 15 sites with electric hookups, and an RV dump station.