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496 mi 798 km of trail 5 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 31 Trails Intermediate Trails 27 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Gila National Forest - 5

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Favorite Mineral Creek gouging out a route for itself.

Mineral Creek Trail to Cooney Mine Camp

3.1 mi 5.0 km • Out and Back • 439 ft Ascent 133.84 m Ascent

Singletrack Reserve, NM

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Favorite The petroglyph that this trail is named after.

Dragonfly Loop Trail #720

3.6 mi 5.7 km • Loop • 201 ft Ascent 61.12 m Ascent

Singletrack Arenas Valley, NM

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Favorite A view of the elevated section of the rebuilt Catwalk trail.

Catwalk National Recreation Trail

6.0 mi 9.6 km • Out and Back • 1,115 ft Ascent 339.71 m Ascent

Singletrack Reserve, NM

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Favorite The lookout at the top--still staffed in fire season.

Little Cherry Creek to Signal Peak via CDT

16.2 mi 26.1 km • Loop • 3,200 ft Ascent 975.24 m Ascent

Singletrack Arenas Valley, NM

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Favorite Alligator Juniper on the Pinon Loop Trail

Gomez Peak Triple Loop

4.9 mi 8.0 km • Loop • 742 ft Ascent 226.11 m Ascent

Singletrack Silver City, NM

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Trails in Gila National Forest - 60

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1.5 mi 2.4 km #1 San Francisco Hot Springs
Reserve, NM
1.5 mi 2.4 km Reserve, NM
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11.8 mi 19.0 km #2 Woodhaul Wagon Road Trail #55
Santa Clara, NM
11.8 mi 19.0 km Santa Clara, NM
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16.0 mi 25.7 km #3 Black Range Crest Trail #79
Faywood, NM
16.0 mi 25.7 km Faywood, NM
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8.6 mi 13.8 km #4 Tadpole Ridge Trail #232
Arenas Valley, NM
8.6 mi 13.8 km Arenas Valley, NM
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2.2 mi 3.6 km #5 Dragonfly Trail
Arenas Valley, NM
2.2 mi 3.6 km Arenas Valley, NM
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5.4 mi 8.7 km #6 Snow Creek Trail #233 ("Forest Trail")
Silver City, NM
5.4 mi 8.7 km Silver City, NM
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2.7 mi 4.4 km #7 Deadman Canyon Trail
Silver City, NM
2.7 mi 4.4 km Silver City, NM
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8.0 mi 12.9 km #8 FR 4080T: Mimbres River (Main Fork)
Santa Clara, NM
8.0 mi 12.9 km Santa Clara, NM
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2.0 mi 3.3 km #9 Twin Sisters Creek Trail
Arenas Valley, NM
2.0 mi 3.3 km Arenas Valley, NM
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6.2 mi 9.9 km #10 Proposed CDT: Doug's Gate to LS Mesa
Silver City, NM
6.2 mi 9.9 km Silver City, NM
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2.0 mi 3.3 km #11 Big Tree Trail #755
Santa Clara, NM
2.0 mi 3.3 km Santa Clara, NM
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6.7 mi 10.8 km #12 Sawmill Wagon Road Trail #243
Arenas Valley, NM
6.7 mi 10.8 km Arenas Valley, NM
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2.8 mi 4.5 km #13 Skates Canyon #964
Santa Clara, NM
2.8 mi 4.5 km Santa Clara, NM
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6.7 mi 10.7 km #14 CDT: Burro Norte (Doug's Trail)
Silver City, NM
6.7 mi 10.7 km Silver City, NM
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3.2 mi 5.2 km #15 Servis Corrals Trail #725
Arenas Valley, NM
3.2 mi 5.2 km Arenas Valley, NM
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0.7 mi 1.2 km #16 CDT Bypass (New Section)
Silver City, NM
0.7 mi 1.2 km Silver City, NM
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2.2 mi 3.6 km #17 The Watering Hole
Arenas Valley, NM
2.2 mi 3.6 km Arenas Valley, NM
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1.5 mi 2.5 km #18 Pinon Loop Trail
Silver City, NM
1.5 mi 2.5 km Silver City, NM
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2.6 mi 4.1 km #19 Arenas Valley: Fence Line Trail
Arenas Valley, NM
2.6 mi 4.1 km Arenas Valley, NM
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1.1 mi 1.8 km #20 Cornell Ranch Trail #758
Santa Clara, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km Santa Clara, NM
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