Manzanita Spring Trail (GMNP)

  • Manzanita Springs in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas.

Hiking

Dogs No

Bird Watching

0.5 (miles)

 Very Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Texas

Guadalupe Mountains

The Manzanita Spring is a very easy hiking trail in Guadalupe Mountains National Park near El Paso, Texas. This trail is kid friendly the park says "begin this hike by turning right behind the ranch house at Frijole Ranch and follow the short, paved trail to Manzanita Spring (.2 mile). Return to Frijole Ranch on the same route. The trail is wheelchair accessible. Manzanita Spring is an excellent desert watering hole for park wildlife and a great birding location." As with all trails in the Guadalupe Mountains, make sure to bring plenty of water and sunscreen. There are two developed front country campgrounds in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, the Pine Springs Campground and the Dog Canyon Campground.

Red Tape

Entrance & Camping Fees, Backcountry Camping Free
Contact: Guadalupe Mountains National Park 400 Pine Canyon Drive Salt Flat, TX 79847

Texas Trails

Guadalupe Mountains Trails

Guadalupe Mountains National Park Hiking Trail Guide

Wildlife on this Trail

Plants on this Trail

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