Mangas Springs

Mangas Springs

Mangus Creek Lane Silver City, New Mexico 88061

Tips for Birding

You can bird from the road but it is best to pull over and walk an area, then drive down and walk another area, and so forth. Or just walk the entire length. It is about 0.5 miles long.

Birds of Interest

Red-naped sapsucker, Calliope Hummingbird, Canyon Towhee

About this Location

Mangas Creek Road runs parallel to US-180 and can be accessed from either end. It is about 17.5 miles from Silver City. It is a dirt road with space to pull over. 


  • Roadside viewing

  • Restrooms on site

  • Wheelchair accessible trail

  • Entrance fee

Content from Fay Ratta

Last updated October 12, 2023

Fay Ratta