Silver City 2015

Annette Gray, Van Ann Moore (as Mamie Aguirre), Reba Grandrud, and Cecelia Bell chat following the chautauqua performance at the Buckhorn. Photo by Jud Mygatt 4/11/15

Hearst Methodist Church in Pinos Altos, built circa 1898 by the Hearst family, who were miners in the area. Photo by Cecelia Bell 4/11/15

The Buckhorn Saloon and Restaurant in Pinos Altos. Photo by Cecelia Bell 4/11/15

Learning about the geology of the Gila National Forest from the Sapillo Creek area.

Looking westward to the Gila Wilderness. Photo by Cecelia Bell 4/11/15.

Annette Gray, from Calgary, Canada, author of “Journey of the Heart: the Life of Mamie Aguirre,” amazed at the highway and the the scenic Gila Wilderness. Cecelia Bell photo 4/11/15

Time out for lunch before going on to the Gila Cliff Dwellings.

West Fork of the Gila River, taken from bridge at Cliff Dwellings Visitor Center. Photo by Cecelia Bell 4/11/15

Looking up to the visible cliff dwellings. It was a steep climb to the cliff dwellings! Photo by Cecelia Bell 4/11 15

Bob Jacoby and Reba Wells Grandrud at the Buckhorn Saloon in Pinos Altos, NM. Photo by Cecelia Bell 4/11/15