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New Mexico Game Management Unit 23 Big Game

  • ID:23
  • State:NM
  • Species:Big Game
  • Area:2,929 square miles
  • Elevation:3,900 ft - 10,800 ft
  • Public Lands:1,323 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:46%
  • Campgrounds:7
  • Fishing Access Sites:0
  • Trailheads:13
  • Recent Forest Fire Activity:4 acres
  • National Forests:Apache National Forest, Gila National Forest
  • Lat-Long:32.728544, -108.581153

Unit 23 regulates hunting opportunities for big game in New Mexico and covers 2,929 square miles. Public lands comprise 1,323 square miles (46%) of the total land covered by this game management unit. The greater region is best serviced by Gage, and Cliff. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 3,900 feet to a high of 10,800 feet above sea level. Wildfires have burned nearly 4 acres here in the last two years, providing opportunities for new vegetation and attracting a variety of wildlife. There are 13 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Apache National Forest, Gila National Forest, Blue Range Wilderness.

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