Affordable Log Cabins and Cottage Rentals - Hike, Birding, Bring Your Own Horse

New Mexico Cabin Rentals Near Gila National Forest

New Mexico Cabin Rentals at Double E Ranch is Proudly Owned and Operated by Veterans of the United States Navy

Vacation with your horse, hike the Gila National Forest, or bird watch along the Gila River, southwest New Mexico is the best playground for every outdoor activity, encouraging an independent, adventurous attitude.   Famous for its mild weather in every season with nearly 300 days of sunshine annually and outdoor adventures year round, it is truly a paradise for gazing dark star filled skies or sharing "take your breath away" moments of beauty amidst some of Mother Nature’s most unexpected yet touchable scenery.  Our log cabins and vacation guesthouses are situated in an authentic New Mexico ranching atmosphere, the 'home' of the historic Double E Ranch nestled in a lush hidden valley along Bear Creek just outside the Village of Gila NM.  We invite you to take a peak at what early ranching life was like in rural Grant County New Mexico.  With complete control of your own experience and schedule, New Mexico Cabin Rentals and Vacation Guesthouses is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the southwest.  With mild year round weather perfect for escaping the cold of winter, the outdoor activities are unlimited and provide our guests hiking, riparian area for bird watching, star gazing dark skies, horseback riding (bring your own horse), biking and cycling, nature up close, rock hounding and much more!  Are you looking for the perfect location for creating stunning canvas art? Are you a camera buff in search of your next photographic masterpiece? Or, have you decided now is the time to tackle that novel you've always dreamed of writing?  At New Mexico Cabin Rentals and Vacation Guesthouses, with our relaxed way of life, those seeking to follow their own pa will find what they’ve been looking for.  

At New Mexico Cabin Rentals, with breathtaking expansive vistas, stunning blue skies, a kaleidoscope of changing colors, adjacent to 6500 acres of NM State Lands and the Gila National Forest, our vacation cabins and guesthouses offer affordable New Mexico vacations as well as the perfect base for your next vacation adventure. Affordable rates and comfortable fully furnished log cabins, cottage and guesthouse with full kitchens, each of our five vacation rentals at Double E Ranch bring nature to your front door.  Once a large working cattle ranch adjoining the Gila National Forest, Double E Ranch and New Mexico Cabin Rentals adjoin 6500 acres of  the State of New Mexico Wildlife Refuge and continue to provide guests from all around the world an opportunity to explore southwest New Mexico in one of our affordable, fully furnished vacation rental cabins.  Pull up a rocking chair and soak up New Mexico "TRUE" at New Mexico Cabin Rentals!

Explore New Mexico, the Gila National Forest Area  and the Southwest  from  New Mexico Cabin Rentals

If you want to discover southwest New Mexico, the Gila National Forest and Gila Wilderness area, pristine riparian areas that typify the magic of the  Land of Enchantment, this is the place to stage your adventure. Our vacation home rentals are nestled in a hidden canyon along beautiful Bear Creek riparian area, near the Gila River Riparian Area.  Affordable and all conveniently located 3 miles east of the quaint Village of Gila and just a short 7-mile drive across the Gila River to the town of Cliff. We are 30 miles northwest of historic Silver City, once a booming mining town, and now a vibrant community promoting the arts, business, commerce, and tourism. So if you are looking to get away from the cold, get closer to nature, reconnect or just get away from it all, consider New Mexico Cabin Rentals and Vacation Guesthouses at Double E Ranch for your next vacation adventure, a secluded romantic get-a-way, or the perfect location to immerse yourself in nature.  

Gila and the surrounding area has so much to offer!  From your cabin you have easy access to the legendary Gila National Forest, Bear Creek riparian area at the Double E Ranch, hiking along the Gila River, visiting Silver City and it's historic downtown - or, pour yourself a cold one, plant yourself in a comfy rocking chair, put your feet up and experience the magic that is New Mexico.  Isn’t it time for your next adventure to begin so your dreams become memories?

Rent the Ranch!  New Mexico Cabin Rentals is perfect for groups, clubs, reunions, hikers, horseback riding clubs, star parties, rock hounding - any group can rent the ranch for a weekend or a week. The five cabins and guesthouses at New Mexico Cabin Rentals each combine vintage ranch charm, select luxury appointments, affordable rates and just the right amount of modern amenities to keep you comfortable and – if you so choose - connected to the outside world. At New Mexico Cabin Rentals and vacation rental holiday guesthouses, you’ll experience a very rare opportunity to feel the peace and quiet of a time gone by in a location that has been relatively untouched by progress.  New Mexico Cabin Rentals and Vacation Guesthouses offers our guests a road less traveled. With mild weather year round, each of our seasons is just a little more gentle than what you’d find almost anywhere else in the world. making every outdoor activity including birding, hiking, rockhounding, photography and horseback riding enjoyable all year long.

When you bring your own horses you have unlimited horseback riding on near 25 square miles of public lands, including nearby access to the legendary Gila National Forest and Gila Wildness areas.  Double E Ranch offers our equestrian guests self care, covered or uncovered stalls/pens and a 280x130 fenced arena with event quality footing. A 50 foot round pen, hot walker and wash rack are also available.  Meander through our private riparian area along Bear Creek Canyon.   Wildlife is abundant.  More than 250 indigenous and migratory birds have been catalogued.  Or, for a more challenging hike, take the Double E Ranch Trail where you'll be able to see "forever".  The hike is challenging but worth every step, once you reach the top. 

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