Hiking The Franklin Mountains State Park

The 23rd most popular hiking trail in Texas.

East of El Paso, the Franklin Mountains State Park has 51 miles of trails. This is the longest mountain range in the state with a ridge about 7,000. Note: no water or fires.

To reach the hiking trailhead from El Paso, head west on US10 to the Canutillo exit. Head east on SR375 for 3.8 miles to the trailhead.

Overall, Franklin Mountains State Park is the 23rd most popular hiking trail of all 32 hikes in Texas.

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Local Contact(s):  FMSP (915) 566-6441; Texas Tourism (800) 888- 8TEX

Recommended Book:  "100 Classic Hikes In Texas" from Dan Klepper

Best Season:  Any

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Reference Source:  click here http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/

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Date Updated:  7/18/2016

ID:  12917

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