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#CorralFire | Gila National Forest | New!

GILA NATIONAL FOREST, NEW MEXICO

Incident Summary

A wildfire ignited by lightning on June 4th @ 1900 hours PDT located 23 miles NW of Mimbres and West of FR 150 on the Gila National Forest in New Mexico. 119 more words

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#BacaFire | NM | 2

GILA NATIONAL FOREST, NEW MEXICO

INCIDENT SUMMARY

The Baca Wildfire was ignited by lightning on May 12, 2017, about 6 miles NE of Quemado Lake and 10 miles south of the town of Quemado (Catron County), New Mexico. 122 more words

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#BacaFire | NM | 1

GILA NATIONAL FOREST, NEW MEXICO

INCIDENT SUMMARY

The Baca Wildfire was ignited by lightning on May 12, 2017, about 6 miles NE of Quemado Lake and 10 miles south of the town of Quemado (Catron County), New Mexico. 143 more words

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Hiking the Catwalk

Whitewater Canyon was once home to a lumber operation, and water was needed to generate power for the mill.  Thus in 1893 was born “The Catwalk,” a narrow wooden walkway suspended from metal anchors and supports driven into the sheer walls lining the canyon.  323 more words

Photography

The Road from Silver City to the Catwalk

Starting from Silver City and heading west and then north along U.S. 180 one can reach the Catwalk Recreation Area in about an hour and fifteen minutes.  519 more words

Photography

The Chloride-Lookout Loop

We started this little Black Range overnighter in Chloride, an old mining town that sits 36 miles west of Truth or Consequences, NM. I’d say it’s a ghost town, but people seem to live there, and there’s a restaurant, so I guess the ghosts don’t go hungry. 445 more words

Bike Touring

Fixing the Inside with the Outside

I had no intention of going hunting with Robin Hood last weekend, but circumstances changed and there we were, driving towards the Gila National Forest on Friday night. 383 more words

Running