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Head for the Shelters!

Be the first on your squad to book a room, campsite or RV space for the Atomic City Challenge.

Thanks to the Atomic City's three main hotels for offering blocks of rooms at discounted rates to Atomic City Challenge participants (See details below). Quantities of rooms are limited, so take advantage of these offers while you can.

Friday-night match participant check-in will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Comfort Inn & Suites, 2455 Trinity Dr., Los Alamos, NM.


Comfort Inn & Suites

Our Match Headquarters hotel, Comfort Inn & Suites is offering discounted rates on non-smoking rooms with a king bed or two queen beds for the period from August 1 through 3. Reservations must be made by July 18, 2019, to receive the discount. Click the image above for the reservation link, or call (505) 661-2657 and ask for the Atomic City Challenge rate.


Located across from historic Ashley Pond on the perimeter of downtown Los Alamos, the Comfort Inn & Suites provides convenient access to the Friday Night Concert Series and local restaurants and businesses. It is about a 15-minute drive from the Los Alamos Sportsmen's Club.


Hampton Inn & Suites

The Hampton Inn & Suites, 124 State Road 4, White Rock, NM, is offering 15% off its standard rates anytime during the period of July 31 through August 5. Click the photo above for the registration link, or call (505) 672-0111 and ask for the Atomic City Challenge rate. Registrants must cancel their reservations 48 hours before the check-in rate or they will be charged for the room.


The Hampton Inn is located in White Rock, a bedroom community of Los Alamos that is about a 15-minute drive to downtown Los Alamos, about a 25-minute drive to the Los Alamos Sportsmen's Club, and about 30 minutes away from Santa Fe. White Rock has a grocery and few restaurants and businesses.


Holiday Inn Express

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 60 Entrada Drive, Los Alamos, NM, is offering a special discounted rate to Atomic City Challenge shooters. The rate is for check-in on Friday, August 2, 2019 and check-out on Sunday, August 4. Reservations must be made by Tuesday, July 2, 2019, to receive the discount. Click the photo above for the link, or call (505) 661-2646 to reserve a room and mention the Atomic City Challenge to receive the discount.


Located at the entrance to town, the Holiday Inn Express offers proximity to the Los Alamos Cooperative Market, but requires a five-minute drive to downtown Los Alamos and is about 20 minutes away from the Los Alamos Sportsmen's Club.

Fallout shelter construction can be a fun activity for the entire family!


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Camping and RV Information

There is no camping at the Los Alamos Sportsmen's Club. However, camping options do abound in the Los Alamos area. You can click the button below to get general information about camping and RV space in Los Alamos County. Here is a summary:

  • Camp May Camping: Ten camping sites are available at the Pajarito Ski Area (6 miles west, 20-min drive). For more information and reservations, call 505-662-8170 or send an email to

  • Main Gate Park RV Park: Ten RV spaces are available at the Main Gate RV Park, on the eastern edge of Los Alamos on NM 502. Reservations through Los Alamos County Recreation Dept: (505) 662-8170 or (505) 662-8159;

  • White Rock Visitors Center RV Park: An RV park is available in White Rock (20-min. drive) at the White Rock Visitors Center. First-come, first served.

  • Bandelier National Monument is 12 miles (25 minutes) from Los Alamos and has limited tent and RV camping.