Monthly Archives: July 2011

Three Mile Ruin

Today my son Keith and I went up the West Fork of the Gila River starting at Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument to locate a two cave cliff dwelling on the river. The map and hiking book show the dwellings … Continue reading

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Hike to Cosgrove Ruin site

Today my son Keith was visiting from Galveston and so I took him on a hike up the Middle Fork of the Gila River to try to find an old Indian cliff dwelling named after the archaeologist who excavated the … Continue reading

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Hike to Alum Camp

Yesterday I went on a hike to Alum Camp in the Gila Wilderness. The hike started at the Alum trailhead on Hwy 15. It descended steeply for 1.3 miles down to the Gila River. From there I took a faint … Continue reading

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