Field trip to Cooke's Peak area
|Friday, October 08, 2021, 09:00am
Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society is hosting a field trip to Cooke's Peak area, with a visit to Fort Cummings, Cooke's Spring and Butterfield State Station. Meet at 9 a.m. at Butterfield Rest Stop 16480 Wells Fargo Drive, Deming and at 10:15 a.m. at Cooke's Canyon NE Road (14 miles northeast of Deming on highway 26) . Visit https://www.grantcountybeat.com/events-calendars/local-events/67731-local-events-commemorating-the-mormon-battalion-and-gen-kearney-s-army-of-the-west-1008-0921 for further directions. Latest return time is expected to be 3:30 p.m.