Fourth of July in
Fourth of July Camping at Continental Divide Park & Camp
Things to do in July
Our little corner of Southwest New Mexico is full of unique and intersting activities. In addition to camping, here are some suggestions of our favorite sites and things to do nearby in July.
Hiking the Gila National Forest
For the adventurous who want to travel further away from the beaten path of roads, the Aldo Leopold Wilderness is a great place for backpacking. There are several trails that offer stunning views of the surrounding mountains and forests.
A favorite summer pastime for many, nearby Lake Roberts is a popular spot for fishing. You can catch a variety of trout and other species.
The Gila National Forest is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, bears, and mountain lions. If you're lucky, you may see one on your local adventure!
This moderate 2.4 mile out-and-back trail offers stunning views of the Mimbres River Valley and the surrounding mountains. It's a perfect spot to escape from the midday summer heat!
Silver City is a historic mining town with a variety of shops, cafes, art galleries, restaurants, and museums.