Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Guadalupe Peak Trail

This trail begins at the Pine Springs Trailhead. On a clear day, the view from the "Top of Texas" (8,749 feet, 2,667 meters) is outstanding. The trail is very steep, but is well established. Some areas are exposed to cliff edges. The trail is rated strenuous and has a 3000 feet of elevation gain. Round trip the hike is 8.4 miles in length and on average takes 6-8 hours. Avoid the Peak during high winds and thunderstorms.

Guadalupe Mountains National Park, HC 60, Box 400 , Salt Flat, TX, 79847-9400, Phone: 915-828-3251


Directions from Whites City, NM: Travel south along Highway 62/180