Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Lost Peak Trail

Follow the Tejas Trail through open meadow and into the canyon bottom, that is lined on either side by alligator juniper, ponderosa pine, chinkapin oak and big tooth maple. Shortly ahead you will begin climbing up toward Lost Peak, gaining 1540 feet in elevation. At the summit the trail levels out and soon reaches a junction with the McKittrick Ridge Trail. The distance to Lost Peak and return is 6.4 miles. It is rated moderate to strenuous, and takes 5-6 hours.

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