Don Barrett (aka DBs travels)'s photos with the Gila National Forest

Silver City, NM 3187a

Silver City, NM  3187a
Active mining area just north of Chino Mine (see nearby pictures).

Best viewed as part of New Mexico set.
Added on December  3, 2009

Silver City, NM 3182a

Silver City, NM  3182a
Chino Mine. To give a sense of the depth, there is a pickup truck coming out of the curve in the upper part of the picture.

Best viewed as part of New Mexico set.
Added on December  3, 2009

Silver City, NM 3188a

Silver City, NM  3188a
Just north of the Chino mine (adjacent pictures) is another mining area where there seems to be a combination of older abandoned mines, and very new mines.

Best viewed as part of New Mexico set.
Added on December  3, 2009

Silver City, NM 3178a

Silver City, NM  3178a
To the west of the area seen in the initial Chino Mine picture (see adjacent) is a part of the mine that is very close to the highway (NM 152), and there is an observation area, which is where these pictures were taken.

Best viewed as part of New Mexico…
Added on December  3, 2009

Gila Cliff Dwellings 3175a

Gila Cliff Dwellings 3175a
Best viewed as part of New Mexico set.
Added on December  3, 2009

Gila Cliff Dwellings (3172)

Gila Cliff Dwellings (3172)
Best viewed as part of New Mexico set.
Added on December  3, 2009

Silver City, NM 3183a

Silver City, NM 3183a
At various points over the years I've run into references about interesting cliff dwellings, camping, trails, and hot springs in Gila National Forest, and particularly in the area near Silver City, NM. Based on what I'd read and heard, I had this image o…
Added on December  3, 2009