Turkey Springs is a nice local attraction; after a long day outdoors Sleep Inn Gallup is a great spot to spend a night or two. This lake is so wonderful. There's so much to do here at McGaffey Lake that you need to camp here for a while, McGaffey is a great place for that. Put some time aside to spend at Shuster Spring while you're here at McGaffey Lake. There's always McGaffey Lake Dam to stop at near McGaffey
Lake. You'll need more than a day to explore everything McGaffey Lake has to offer, you can camp at McGaffey Group. This spot, the Zuni Mountains, has so much outdoors enjoyable things.