Events

September 2018

Sep 28 End Date

Moms + Tots

Franklin Mountains State Park
Grab your boots! Grab your kid! Load up on snacks! Join other moms looking to spend quality time outdoors with their little ones. Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441 Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm.
Sep 29 End Date

Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us at this free event to discover the wonders of our desert. Enjoy educational exhibits, guided hikes, demonstrations, and other fun outdoor activities.

October 2018

Oct 6 End Date

Nature Trail Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Come explore the beautiful Chihuahua desert on a guided hike with one of our park rangers or volunteers. This is an easy 0.75-mile hike and is excellent for families with younger children, beginner hikers, or wildlife enthusiasts. Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441.
Oct 7 End Date

Peak Fitness Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Test yourself against some of the most difficult hikes in the Franklin Mountains State Park. Reservations required; for additional information and to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441.
Oct 20 End Date

Women's Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Come explore the beautiful Chihuahuan Desert with other women, led by a female ranger or volunteer. Learn about best hiking practices and the unique desert ecosystems. This hike is open to women of all experience levels who are excited to spend more quality time outdoors. Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441.
Oct 21 End Date

Tin Mine Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a hike out to the El Paso Tin Mines, the remains of a mining operation from the early 1900s. Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441.
Oct 27 End Date

Early Bird Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us at dawn for an early morning birding tour. Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441.
Oct 27 End Date

Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Get ready for Halloween with this emergency preparedness/wilderness survival hike.