HikingParksTexas Tag: Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Exploring Frijole Ranch At Guadalupe Mountains National Park

The historic Frijole Ranch, also known as Guadalupe Ranch, can be found in Guadalupe Mountains National Park.   The first permanent structure for the ranch was built in 1876 by the Rader brothers. The Frijole Ranch was run by multiple families until 1966 when it was sold to the National Park Service by J.C. Hunter, […]

ParksTexasVisitor Centers Tag: Guadalupe Mountains National Park

The Pine Springs Visitor Center At Guadalupe Mountains National Park

The Pine Springs Visitor Center is the main visitor center and headquarters for Guadalupe Mountains National Park.   The visitor center is open daily except for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Days and their hours are 8 am – 4:30 pm. This is where all visitors pay their entrance and camping fees for the park […]

Camp LifeHikingNew Mexico Tag: Gila National Forest

Walking The Bridges At The Catwalk National Recreation Trail

The Catwalk Recreation Area is located in the Glenwood Ranger District of the Gila National Forest in Glenwood, New Mexico. It is famous for it’s steel catwalk bridge system that winds you through Whitewater Canyon.   The area is also known as the Whitewater Recreation Area. On multiple websites and brochures I have it seems […]