A tumbleweed meanders down Folsom’s once busy streets. Photograph by Andrew Kornylak.
Abandoned, barely there, or rebounding with new purpose, towns, hotels, and restaurants all across the state hold secret treasures: the stories of past lives.
Chloride After the Boom
When silver went bust, the miners of Chloride fled, leaving buildings that visitors flock to today.
Karen Haughness Shares What Makes White Oaks Special
The owner of the No Scum Allowed Saloon is one of eight people that still live in this tiny town.
Take Your Pick Between These Old Mining Towns
These former mining towns deliver unique rewards.
Who Ya Gonna Call
Cell reception might fail, but the road awaits. Prep yourself with these ghost-town tips.
The Grass Was Greener
The Río Puerco Valley once sheltered Ancestral Puebloans and, later, Hispanic ranchers. Only small signs of life remain.
Homes on the Range
Cattle built towns that sometimes faded.
Dining with the Dead
New Mexico cuisine sometimes comes with a curious question: You want some frights with that?
Eat, Drink, and Be Wary
Come for the food. Stay for the spirits.
Sleeping with Spirits
Clayton lays claim to a few ghosts, along with one who may roam the hallways of the Hotel Eklund.
Add something eerie to your next overnight.
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