Temporary Closures Likely on 3/19-21/14
Hazard tree removal is planned at the trailhead to Gila Cliff Dwellings from Wednesday, 3/19 through Friday, 3/21. Temporary closures of the cliff dwellings are likely on those days. Please call 575-536-9461 for updates.
CLIFF DWELLINGS TOUR
Objectives: At the end of the tour, students will be able to
This program is ideal (and benchmarked) for New Mexico classrooms grades 3 through 8.
Did You Know?
The ancient Puebloans of the Mogollon area used native plants for food, medicines, clothing and tools. The yucca plant was very useful. Yucca fibers were made into twine, nets, baskets, even paint brushes. These sandals, made from yucca, are in the Visitor Center Museum at the Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument.