The New Mexico Ghost Town That's Perfect For An Autumn Day Trip
By Courtnie Erickson|Published October 26, 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.
Ghost towns make for some pretty incredible day trips. Many of these towns have fascinating stories, interesting abandoned buildings, and remarkable landscapes. Cuervo is a New Mexico ghost town on Route 66 that leaves us daydreaming of a time decades ago. Exploring this ghost town may not only give you the chills, but it is an excellent location for an autumn day trip in New Mexico.
Have you ever visited this New Mexico ghost town? If so, what was your experience like? We’d love to hear about it in the comments.
If you are looking for even more creepy ghost towns to visit in New Mexico, here are eight that you’ll want to check out.
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