Eating & Sleeping


The options for both food and lodging are limited in the Gila Cliff Dwellings area. There are no National Park Service services available. Please plan ahead.


The closest food options are at least an hour drive from the Cliff Dwellings. Mimbres has a few options with very limited hours and days of operation. Be sure to call ahead. Silver City has many options.

Doc Campbell's Post is located within 4 miles of the Cliff Dwellings and they have limited food options for purchase and limited hours of operation. Call 575-536-9551 for more information.


There are four Forest Service campgrounds nearby which are free of charge and first-come, first-served. Two of them are within a 1/2 mile of the Cliff Dwellings.

Gila Hot Springs Ranch is located within 4 miles of the Cliff Dwellings. They offer camping at Gila Hot Springs, an RV Park with hookup option and 3 apartment-style accommodations. Call 575-536-9551 for more information or visit their website.

Last updated: December 29, 2016

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26 Jim Bradford Trail
Mimbres, NM 88049


(575) 536-9461

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