Aldo Leopold Wilderness

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The United States Congress designated the Aldo Leopold Wilderness in 1980 and it has a total of 202,016 acres. All of the wilderness is in New Mexico and is managed by the Gila National Forest.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Hikers and equestrians should be aware of potential hazards in burned areas.
Information Center: Wilderness Ranger District                   Black Range Ranger District
Phone: (575)536-2250                           Phone: (575) 894-6677


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