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    Fort Union

    National Monument New Mexico

Things to Bring on Your Visit

Tent Encampment2011 Cultural Encounters
2011 Cultural Encounters Tent Encampment
Photographer: Volunteer Richard Gonzales

Walking on the Fort Union trails can take anywhere from fifteen minutes to an hour and a half, and summer temperatures can rise above 90 degrees Fahrenheit, and winter temperatures can drop below 30 degrees Fahrenheit. We recommend that you come prepared with these items:

Cool/warm clothing
Plenty of water
Snacks/picnic lunch
Comfortable shoes

Umbrellas are available for loan at the Visitor Center desk.


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