Guadalupe Peak, Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Guadalupe Peak, also known as Signal Peak, is the highest natural point in Texas, with an elevation of 8,751 feet (2,667 m) above sea level. It is located in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, and is part of the Guadalupe Mountains range in southeastern New Mexico and West Texas. The mountain is about 90 miles (140 km) east of El Paso and about 50 miles (80 km) southwest of Carlsbad, New Mexico. The peak rises more than 3,000 feet (910 m) above the arid floor of the Chihuahuan Desert.
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  • This is a strenuous hike to the highest peak in Texas. First 0.7 miles and last 0.5 are most intense. Was on crutches a few weeks ago for a patella dislocation and the way down is tough for any with.....  more »
  • The trail is described as strenuous which is accurate. It's basically 4.25 miles straight up and then another 4.25 straight down (out and back). As experienced hikers and an active person, this hike.....  more »
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  • This is a stunning area. Remote and the better for it. Hike is the worst at the beginning. One of America’s true treasures.
  • This is a great, very challenging hike. it is best if you give yourself a day or two to acclimate to the elevation before doing this hike.

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