T H I N G S T O D O
Hiking, fishing and a variety of scenic attractions lie in close proximity to the cabins. Over three thousand feet of vertical ascent are accessable through nearby trails. Hiking terrain varies from riverside strolls -- beaver dam a few hundred yards away -- to mountainous ascents with rewarding overlooks -- nearby Hermit's Peak looms at 10,263 feet.
Here are a few of the things guests enjoy:
- Hiking & Backpacking
- Hot Mineral Baths
- Observing Wildlife
- Relaxing and visiting on the"Chow Hall" porch
- Stargazing Beneath Brilliant Night Sky
- Bar-B-Q Pit
- Basketball on half-court
- Nature walks
The Highlands Unitversity Women's Soccer Team posted this video of the experience at WLC.
Our spacious grassy field is suited to:
Nearby hikes include:
Hermit's Peak (see blog article)
Johnson Mesa -- accessible via neaby Western Life Trail
Guests may enjoy soaking in the world-famous hot spring mineral baths near the Montezuma Castle, only minutes away. Castle tours are also available.
If you enjoy trout fishing, bring your pole and cast into the Gallinas River from a shaded nook.
The view of the night sky is bright and dramatic for those who enjoy stargazing and astronomy.