Silver City, New Mexico

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Fort Bayard

1863 U.S. Infantry post, once housed Buffalo Soldiers. Original officers'

Silver City, NM Historic Forts

Lightfeather Hot Spring

44 miles north of Silver City via NM-15, 1/2 mile from Gila River Forks, near Gila Cliff Dwellings Visitor Center. 30 minute walk through 2

Silver City, NM Natural Attractions

Things to do near Silver City, NM

Bicentennial Log Cabin

Pioneer artifacts, furnishings in Black Range cabin....

Historic Buildings

Bank, commercial building, store, house, hotel and more. ...

City of Rocks State Park

Rocks form centuries-old volcanic-ash flow, some 50-feet high. Visitor center, botanical garden, campsites, handicapped-acces...

Gila River Management Area, Riparian Area

Many bird species. North of Cliff along confluence of Mogollon Creek and Gila River....

Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument

13th-century cliff-dwelling ruins. * RVs, trailers, large vehicles take NM-152 east of Silver City 21 miles to NM-35, then...