Cliff Dwellings Closed June 3 through 7; TJ Site Tours Offered
The Gila Cliff Dwellings will be closed from June 3 through 7, 2013 for hazard rock removal from the cliff face directly above the dwellings. Ranger-guided tours of the TJ Site will be offered at 11 am and 2 pm while the cliff dwellings are closed. More »
The nearest lodging is located in Gila Hotsprings, NM, approximately 4 miles from the monument.
Gila Hotsprings RV Park Apartments 575-536-9551
Other lodging within a 30-60 minute drive is available along NM Highway 35.
Little Toad Creek Inn and Tavern 575-536-9469
Many options for lodging can be found in Silver City, NM, within 1 1/2 to 2 hours driving time.
Did You Know?
Mimbres pottery provides a glimpse into the world of the ancient Puebloans of the Mimbres region, a subset of the Mogollon area. Some of the pottery depicts activities such as hunting, fishing, and gaming. Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument is the only National Park Service unit that was established specifically to preserve structures created by the ancient Puebloans of the Mogollon area.