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NMBR's Gila Legends Expedition Featured in Overland Journal

New Mexico Backroads' Gila Legends Expedition is featured in the Summer 2016 Issue of Overland Journal. 

"Daybreak brought sunrays and the invigorating scent of pine and moist earth into the canyon. With tents and gear dripping from overnight thunder storms, camp breakdown was delayed so that things could dry—at least that was our excuse. The new warmth caused steam to rise from the grass and into the tangled tree limbs above. Birds worked the silt and ash rich banks of Black Canyon Creek, hunting for bugs and calling aloud. Once proper coffee was brewed and gear was stowed, we clambered up the switchbacks of Black Canyon, and continued on North Star Road through the heart of the Black Range. In this country, the occasional passerby is not a gear laden Subaru, but rather lone ranchers, pack teams assembling to enter the Wilderness, and the rare ranger. Near Whitetail Creek, we crossed paths with an inquisitive land owner, hunting rifle propped and shells on the passenger sea…

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