Sweeping views of the Silver City and the ruins of numerous mines the once surrounded the entire town.

The Boston Hill Open Space is a collection of trails on what is actually three hills overlooking the town of Silver City. There are numerous vista and also several now-abandoned mines at various elevation cutting deep gorges and ravines into the hill.

The primary trail is the Loop Trail which begins at the intersection of Highway 180 and W. Market Street just southwest of downtown. There is a large, clear parking area and the loop trail heads south up the hill. 

There are numerous use trails for exploration in and around the area including the Lower Cheyenne Connector that leads to Cooper Street to the north and the Adonis Loop near S. Cooper Street. 

Pack List

  • Good hiking shoes
  • Season-appropriate attire
  • Map
Show More
RT Distance 1.5 Miles
Elevation Gain 250 Feet
Activities Chillin, Photography, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Fitness
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Adult Beverages
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Picnic Area


Leave a Review

Overall rating:  Rate this Adventure

Have you done this adventure? Leave a review!

Please respect the places you find on The Outbound Collective.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More

Nearby Adventures

More Nearby Adventures

Photograph La Capilla at Sunrise

10 Saves

Mountain Bike the Picnic Loop

4 Saves

Hike to Jordan Hot Springs via Little Bear Canyon Trail

59 Saves