Gila National Forest

The 6th largest National Forest in the country, the Gila National Forest includes more wilderness areas than any other national forest in the Southwest. It covers approximately 22,700,000 acres in four different counties, and is comprised of the Black, Mogollon, Diablo and Blue mountain ranges. There are several naturally occurring hot springs along the Gila River that visitors can enjoy along with camping, hiking, horseback riding, wildlife viewing and much more.


Continental Divide Trail, Silver City, NM 88061


(575) 388-8201