Wolf Hollow - Old Horse Camp

Mimbres, New Mexico 88049

Wolf Hollow - Old Horse Camp

Wolf Hollow - Old Horse Camp Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"This route summits Black Mountain, the northern sentinel of the Gila. Expansive mountain vistas include the entire sweep of the Gila’s rooftop—the Mogollon Range. This great excursion across the northeast corner of the Gila Wilderness offers wide variety, from mountaintops to mesas.

Some of the ending segments of the route are rarely visited outside the hunting season, adding a bit of challenge to the art of trail-finding. The first 4 miles to the 9,303-foot Black Mountain Lookout are a delight. The well-graded trail gains 1,200 feet over the course of 3 miles to a wooded gap marking the Wilderness boundary."

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Trail Information

Mimbres
Nearby City
11.8
Distance
1,950 feet
Elevation Gain
Shuttle
Trail Type
Difficult
Skill Level
9-11 hours
Duration
Best May through November
Season
Hot Springs
Features
Wilderness Ranger District, Mimbres, NM; (575) 536-2250 (8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mon–Fri). Check Gila National Forest website for alerts and warnings.
Local Contacts
USGS Canyon Creek Mountains and Black Mountain. Forest Service Gila Wilderness map (2000_
Local Maps