WSMR Road Block Schedule


Photo: WSMR Road Block


Visitors to White Sands:


The missile range often sets roadblocks on public roads such as U.S. Highways 70, 54 and 380. The Highway 70 blocks are set at various points between White Sands National Monument and San Augustin Pass. The Highway 380 blocks are set east of the Rio Grande and west of Carrizozo. The Highway 54 blocks are set south of Oro Grande, N.M. and north of the N.M. and Tex. state line.


To access the latest roadblock information, call the phone number(s) below. The information is usually updated each weekday in the afternoon for the following day. Since roadblocks can slide due to any number of circumstances such as weather, travelers should also check the recording right before leaving to ensure nothing has changed.

(575) 678-2222

(575) 678-1178


Employees and Associates of White Sands Missile Range:

If you are on Post and/or have access to a secure Army computer then:


Please select the day you would like Roadblock information for:



Please view maps for Roadblock location details: