Work Day – July 7/17/2021

We are having a work day Saturday, July 17, from 9 am to noon!

What We Will Be Doing: We will begin working on the extension of the Switchback Trail toward Calico Peak, which will ultimately connect the upper and lower railroad systems.

What to Bring: Water, gloves and sunscreen. We will provide the tools.

Where to Meet: Volunteers should meet at the Switchback Trailhead in Bailey Canyon.

RSVP: Please RSVP to Gary Truex at or 575-714-2028 if you plan to attend.

Directions to the Switchback Trailhead from Alamogordo:

  • Take US Hwy 82 from Alamogordo toward Cloudcroft.
  • Turn left onto Bailey Canyon Rd just past mile marker 14.
  • Cross the cattle guard and park.