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Fort Craig National Historic Site, Socorro

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Fort Craig National Historic Site is located in Socorro. To visit Fort Craig National Historic Site on your trip to Socorro, use our Socorro travel itinerary planner.
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  • The fort is in ruins but the country is flat and the trails are well kept. Although we wouldn't do this in a wheel chair without inflated large tires on the wheel chair. Not with standing that, there ...  more »
  • This isn't actually very close to Socorro. To me it was worth four miles down a dirt road. The fort was quite large and the ruins are still there. The path through the site is gravel and the signage i...  more »
  • For an enthusiast of the American Civil War wanting to understand the 1862 New Mexico Campaign, a visit to Fort Craig is a must. Fort Craig was established as a cavalry post in 1854 and was one of the...  more »