Women’s Only Hike – Lower Sunset Trail

When Sep 22, 2013
from 08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Where Franklin Mountains State Park
Contact Name Adrianna Weickhardt
Contact Email
Contact Phone (915) 566-6441

Must have reservation to participate.  Please call:  (915) 566-6441

Meet @ Tom Mays Unit - Site 39 Restrooms

•Start:  8:00 a.m.

•Length:  2.5 miles/1.5 to 2 hours

Trail Difficulty:  Steep decent at the beginning, becoming level for a good distance of about a mile down an old jeep road; then take the lower sunset trail to the left, with short steep ascents, and fabulous views along the edges of the arroyos and off to the west.  Finish with a short, steep climb back to Site 39. 

BRING:  Water, snacks, sturdy hiking shoes/boots, hiking stick, camera, and binoculars! 

Directions:  From Westside on I-10, take exit 6 & travel east towards Mountains for 3.8 miles, Park entrance will be on the left, but you’ll actually pass it, make a u-turn then enter on the right.  From Eastside on Hwy 54, exit Transmountain Rd, travel west 7 miles over/thru the mountains, Park entrance will be on the right.

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