Arboles is a tiny town near the New Mexico border. It’s located on the north end of Navajo State Park, which extends much further into New Mexico.
In Spanish Arboles means “trees”. There were 280 residents in the 2010 census. There aren’t a whole lot of amenities in town, so bring in your supplies.
The railroad carried passengers and goods through Arboles and its neighbor Allison until the 1950s. Agricultural has long played a roll in the economy and still does.
Navajo State Park – When filled Navajo Lake offers 15,000 surface acres of water, which is boating and fishing. There’s also year round camping and cabins for rent.
Things To Do near Arboles
- Sky Ute Casino Resort (18mi)
- Chimney Rock (17mi)