Silver City Hikes

hiking toward ridge

Introduction — It's now two months since we made the move to Silver City, and while we spend most of our time working on our new home (aka "The Bungle-oh", we've still managed to squeeze in a few local hikes, expertly guided by our old friend and new neighbor, Ann H.

Boston Hill in snow

Boston Hill — It began snowing hard the morning of Sunday, February 14, and it's been snowing off and on ever singe. During a break in the weather, we took our usual neighborhood walk, up and over Boston Hill.

dragonfly petroglyph

Dragonfly Trail — We returned to the Dragonfly area on a brisk February afternoon to take a break from painting. Since it was a weekend, we avoided the crowds by bushwhacking, our preferred mode of travel.

Allie Canyon

Allie Canyon

A perfect spring day in a wet canyon deep in the Gila National Forest. We four-wheeled to the trailhead and then hiked into dreamy Allie Canyon, which meanders through lush meadows and Ponderosa pine forest across the PiƱos Altos Range.