The Story Behind New Mexico’s Living Ghost Town Will Fascinate You

Out-of-staters often have inaccurate ideas about New Mexico’s geography. They’re surprised that the Rockies extend into the Land of Enchantment and are shocked that we get snow. Many also fail to realize that northeastern New Mexico is similar to the Plains states.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

To reach Mills Canyon, rather than just the town of Mills, follow these directions from the Forest Service.

If you’re interested in the forgotten stories of New Mexico’s ghost towns, see these other abandoned places that might be near you.