Brothers Drown At Percha

A family outing at Percha Dam State Park turned tragic when two brothers tied together with a rope drowned trying to cross the spillway.
According to New Mexico State Police, the family of 11 was at the southernmost state park in Sierra County on Saturday, July 16,

First Day Hike At EB Lake Dam

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Elephant Butte Lake State Park (EBLSP) authorities will be
kicking off the new year’s calendar by hosting two “First Day
Hikes” January 1, 2016. Park officials will be waiving regular fees
for the event and invite everyone to join in sharing the fresh air,
panoramic views, and history of New Mexico’s premier recreational
destination.
HISTORIC ELEPHANT BUTTE DAM HIKE
Beginning at 10 a.m., this hike will start at the overlook above
Elephant Butte Dam, just north of the SR51/177 intersection…