Four gentle seasons make our southwest New Mexico wilderness area a place for year round enjoyment with cool nights and bright sunny days. Pefect for your Family reunion’s or summer get away Vacation Resort spot. You can catch beautiful rainbow trout and fat catfish at Lake Roberts.
The Gila National Forest is well known for it’s abundant wildlife, numerous forest trails, Indian ruins, quaint businesses, local artists and the famous Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument, all in the unique south west. Come travel “The Trail of the Mountain Spirits” and visit the historical Mimbres Valley, Lake Roberts, the Gila River, Gila Hot Springs, Pinos Altos, and Silver City NM areas.
Gila History: The area is rich in history from the ancient Indians such as the Mimbres, who’s highly sought after black and white pottery can still be found marking burial sites throughout the Gila, to The Cliff Dwellings where Geronimo was born. Mangos Colorados (Red Sleeves) and his son in law, Cochise roamed these mountains as well. The U.S. Cavalry built the old wagon trail, now route 15, to hunt Geronimo unsuccessfully (read more).
Gila Wildlife: The Lake Roberts Cabin’s & General store is located in the Gila National Forest which is noted for it’s spectacular scenery ranging from high cool mountains with aspen and douglas fir to warm semi-arid lowlands with juniper, oak and cactus.
This undeveloped natural country can refresh the human spirit simply by its grandeur, purity, and remoteness. The Gila National Forest includes more wilderness than any other national forest in the Southwest. Come see our beautiful landscapes and wildlife.
Gila Outdoor Adventures: Experience the “Continental Divide Trail” which is a premier national scenic trail that stretches from the Mexican border to the Canadian border.
Cliff Dwellings National Monument is near by where visitors are still welcome to walk inside the dwellings.
Exciting outdoor activities and experiences include:
- Native American Lore
- Horseback Riding
- Hot Springs
Includes: 6 cabins w/ kitchen‚1 mobile‚ TV‚ porch‚ grills‚ wi-fi‚ free movies‚ pet friendly.
Lake Roberts Cabins
869 NM 35
Lake Roberts, NM