Events

November 2019

Nov 22
5:30p
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Twilight Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join the Franklin Mountains Rangers for an evening hike to explore the night life at Franklin Mountains State Park.
Nov 29
8:30a
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Turkey Trot

Franklin Mountains State Park
Recipe for Thanksgiving left-overs: slice up turkey and dinner rolls, insert turkey into the dinner rolls, top with cranberry relish, hike up to Aztec Caves in the Franklin Mountains, and enjoy with friends, family and other enthusiastic hikers.
Nov 30
9:00a
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Prospect Mine Tour

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a hike out to the copper prospecting mines.
Nov 30
11:00a
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Prospect Mine Tour

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a hike out to the copper prospecting mines.
Nov 30
2:00p
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Prospect Mine Tour

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a hike out to the copper prospecting mine.

December 2019

Dec 11
9:00a
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Schaeffer Shuffle

Franklin Mountains State Park
Let's do the Shuffle! Come join a Park Ranger on a guided tour of Schaeffer Shuffle trail.
Dec 14
7:00a
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Peak Challenge Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Test yourself against some of the most difficult hikes in the Franklin Mountains State Park.
Dec 14
10:00a
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Arts in the Parks: a Morning of Ornament Making!

Franklin Mountains State Park
Need more holiday decorations? Come make your own!
Dec 15
9:00a
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Upper Sunset Hike

Franklin Mountains State Park
Come explore the beautiful Chihuahua desert on a guided hike with one of our park rangers or volunteers. Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 566-6441.
Dec 20
5:00p
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BYO S'mores!

Franklin Mountains State Park
Gather with us around the campfire as people have gathered for thousands of years to share food, fun, and family time.This is a bring your own s'mores event!
Dec 21
9:00a
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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.
Dec 22
8:00a
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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.