Category Archives: Explore

Partnership will Reopen Road to 20,000 Acres of Public Hunting Land in Gila National Forest

New Mexico Game and FishHunters and other outdoor recreationists will regain vehicle access to more than 20,000 acres of public land through a road-building partnership between the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish and the Gila National Forest.

The two agencies will split the cost to construct a 1/2-mile road to reroute Forest Road 886 and bypass a private mining claim in the Black Range of the Gila National Forest known as the Royal John Mine. Owners of the claim closed the road to the public about 10 years ago, denying hunters vehicle access to prime deer, elk and turkey country in Game Management Unit 24. Continue Reading

Cycling in Silver City and Grant County New Mexico

We’re very excited to share this brand new promotional video with you! It’s a little taste of what the Silver City and Grant County area has to offer for cyclists, from riding on the road or on the trails to just cruising around town: ”Silver City and Grant County, in southwestern New Mexico, offer plenty… Continue Reading

Day Trips in Grant County

Day Trip to Historic Silver City Known for its vibrant arts community, downtown Silver City hosts a variety of galleries, gift shops, historic buildings, fine restaurants and bars, and quaint homes. It is definitely worth exploring by foot. For a glimpse of at the region’s history and archeology you may also enjoy the Silver City Museum… Continue Reading