There’s A Hike In New Mexico That Leads You Straight To An Abandoned Village
By E Jamar|Published April 19, 2019
E Jamar is a published writer based in Milwaukee, WI. Despite being a Midwesterner at heart, you can often find them trekking throughout the states and discovering new hidden gems. When they're not traveling, you can find them discussing disability issues, cuddling their pug puppy, and checking out new local spots.
New Mexico is home to many fascinating pieces of history, and many of those lie within our ghost towns. This abandoned village and mining town tucked away in the Gila National Forest is a quiet town with quite a bit of history. While there are many other exciting hikes within this famous forest, there’s nothing quite as eerie or interesting as this little shadow of a mining town that used to be bustling with life. Let’s head on over to Gila National Forest and take a short trek to this old town; you may even find another hike within.