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New Mexico
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Easy to Reach Ghost Town-Scenic Drive to Get There

If you are in the area and have about an hour to spare, take Highway 349 for nine miles (it is... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2014
Joan W
Green Valley, Arizona
Cool out of the way spot for a brew

I have ridden by motorcycle to White Oaks several times. It is a few miles off the road. Lots of... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2013
Teresa M
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Aug 21, 2016
“Billy the kid ”
Aug 14, 2016
“A Great Visit in 1953 or 1954”
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Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

White oaks is a interesting ghost town, people still live there but not like it use to be they have a no scum aloud saloon and in your a young guns 1&2 fan they you know what I'm talking about The old school house is...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank DeAnn7
Reviewed August 14, 2016

I visited White Oaks with my family in either 1953 or 1954 when I was 7 or 8 years old. The reviewer who mentioned there wasn't much there is correct, but there was much more there in the early 1950s with many more old buildings...More

Date of experience: September 2015
6  Thank senorgblanco
Reviewed August 24, 2015

White Oaks was nice to drive around. Huge old buildings in a very small town. Nothing was open when we were there. A few artists appear to live there. It is a short drive from the highway. I would visit if I happened to be...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank dkudu
Reviewed April 25, 2014

If you are in the area and have about an hour to spare, take Highway 349 for nine miles (it is paved the entire way) and visit White Oaks. I rarely have found such an accessible ghost town. The drive In has tumbleweed everywhere, particularly...More

Date of experience: April 2014
6  Thank Joan W
Reviewed January 29, 2013

I have ridden by motorcycle to White Oaks several times. It is a few miles off the road. Lots of history about the place. There isn't much there but pull up to No Scum Allowed Saloon and have a cold brew and enjoy some live...More

Date of experience: October 2012
7  Thank Teresa M
Reviewed July 6, 2012

The ghost town is not much but continue through town and the road turns to gravel and you will see a sign that says potter 3.5 miles ahead. Well at first you think what in the world could this be. Well follow the signs to...More

Date of experience: July 2012
7  Thank Gates M
Reviewed May 10, 2012

My husband and I drove several miles off the main road to see the ghost town of White Oak, NM. There were a few older buildings that date back to the gold rush days. There was nothing to tour and no open businesses. The town...More

Date of experience: June 2011
3  Thank M J
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