Member Hike

Hiker:
Ferret (Email)
4000 points
Hike Name: Marble Canyon
Country: United States
State / Region: New Mexico
Nearby Town: Alamogordo
Rating: 4 stars
Directions: top of 1st near fire station go to the right up to trail.

But now its Private Property. A car dealer bought all the land and built his house so we all could see it.
Total Hike Distance: 2.00 miles
Hike Difficulty: Moderate
Permit Required: No
Hike Starts: by the pipeline
Hike Ends: back at the pipeline
Trails Used: unknown
Hike Type: In and Out, Backtrack Hike
Backcountry Campsites: No
Backcountry Water Sources: None
Management: Private Property
Contact Information: n/a
Best Season: Winter, Fall
Users: Hikers
Hike Summary: We used to go to Marble to go rock climbing in the Fall and Winter. The hike was nice you could see the quarry from the trail. The marble was use in some of the older buildings in town. Some of it is still stacked on rail road ties as if in storage. There is a old rock house in the canyon also. There is a well worn ATV road next to it now from the new owners.
Road Conditions: Private Roads

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