Fort Union Interpretive Trail

  • Fort Union National Monument Interpretive Trail, New Mexico.


Dogs No

1.25 (miles)

 Very Easy


Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

New Mexico

The trail through Fort Union National Monument takes hikers on a journey through history. The short interpretive trail leads hikers through ruins that helped protect the New Mexico Territory shortly after the Mexican American War.


Fort Union also helped protect travelers along the historic Santa Fe Trail

Red Tape

Entrance Fee
Contact: Fort Union National Monument P.O. Box 127 Watrous, NM 87753

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