Glenrio Is A Ghost Town In New Mexico With A Fascinating History That You Should Know About
By Courtnie Erickson|Published May 13, 2021
From Southern Utah to the Panhandle in Idaho, Courtnie Erickson has lived in what she believes are the best (and the most beautiful!) areas in the country. She graduated with a journalism degree from Utah State University and has more than 15 years of professional writing experience. You’ll likely see her with a Dr. Pepper in her hand and a pair of running shoes on her feet. Courtnie is a writer and editor at OnlyInYourState.
There are some small towns in New Mexico that were once a bustling area with successful businesses, a strong economy, and the potential for much growth. Unfortunately, today, these areas show little sign of life. Glenrio, located in the northeastern part of the Land of Enchantment, is one New Mexico town that was once busy and exciting but has since turned into a true ghost town.