A Stress-Free Zone in the high desert of Southwest New Mexico, near Silver City! Enjoy incredible quiet and crystal clear, dark night skies for a tranquil and restorative escape from the everyday. These lands were once favorite hunting grounds of the Apaches, and boast an impressive array of wildlife that will delight bird-watchers and nature lovers. Explore our 265-acre Nature Preserve, visit our Art Gallery, relax in a hammock along Bear Creek, hike our 7 miles of trails, sit on your porch and enjoy the incredible bird life! When you are ready to venture out, visit the Gila Cliff Dwellings, Catwalk Nature Trail, Mogollon Ghost Town, the University Museum, and historic downtown Silver City. We are located in Gila, halfway between Silver City and Glenwood, with no street noise or lights to hamper your Escape to Nature!