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Recommended Routes in Franklin Mountains State Park - 7

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Favorite First time down the hill.
Intermediate

Old Blue Mad Lazy Cow Loop

8.9 mi 14.4 km 645' Up 196.5 m Up 642' Down 195.81 m Down

Westway, TX
Favorite Great views all along this trail
Difficult

Sotol Loop

12.3 mi 19.8 km 1,053' Up 320.98 m Up 1,055' Down 321.51 m Down

Westway, TX
Favorite First time down the hill.
Difficult

El Paso Puzzler 50-Mile Endurance MTB Race

51.0 mi 82.1 km 5,676' Up 1730.17 m Up 5,666' Down 1726.85 m Down

Westway, TX
Favorite Great views all along this trail
Difficult

El Paso Puzzler 50-Mile Endurance MTB Race

52.2 mi 84.1 km 5,635' Up 1717.63 m Up 5,633' Down 1716.97 m Down

Westway, TX
Favorite Great views all along this trail
Difficult

Franklin Mountain Loop

25.2 mi 40.5 km 3,282' Up 1000.36 m Up 3,263' Down 994.43 m Down

Canutillo, TX
Favorite Great views all along this trail
Intermediate/Difficult

El Paso Puzzler Mini Epic 15-Mile Race Loop

16.0 mi 25.7 km 1,447' Up 441.15 m Up 1,447' Down 441.06 m Down

Westway, TX
Favorite Franklin Mountain State Park is a truly beautiful place to ride.
Intermediate

Cow Tech

10.2 mi 16.4 km 682' Up 207.94 m Up 683' Down 208.14 m Down

Westway, TX

Franklin Mountains State Park Biking

  • 292 Miles 471 Kilometers of Trail
  • 7 Recommended Routes
  • 11 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 46 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 31 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Franklin Mountains State Park - 81

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2.3 mi 3.7 km #1Mad Cow
Intermediate
Westway, TX
Intermediate
Westway, TX 18 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #2Sotol Forest
Difficult
Westway, TX
Difficult
Westway, TX 13 
1.3 mi 2.1 km #3Vertigo Ridge
Difficult
El Paso, TX
Difficult
El Paso, TX
0.3 mi 0.4 km #4La Espina
Very Difficult
Canutillo, TX
Very Difficult
Canutillo, TX
0.6 mi 0.9 km #5Mule Shoe Loop
Difficult
Westway, TX
Difficult
Westway, TX 10 
2.5 mi 4.0 km #6Lazy Cow
Easy/Intermediate
Westway, TX
Easy/Intermediate
Westway, TX 16 
1.0 mi 1.7 km #7Little Moab
Difficult
Canutillo, TX
Difficult
Canutillo, TX
1.3 mi 2.1 km #8Monk's Trail
Difficult
El Paso, TX
Difficult
El Paso, TX 11 
0.4 mi 0.6 km #9La Espina Ledge
Difficult
Canutillo, TX
Difficult
Canutillo, TX
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10HEY ARNOLD
Intermediate
Westway, TX
Intermediate
Westway, TX

Photos of Franklin Mountains State Park - 104

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Great views all along this trail
Nov 5, 2016 near Westway, TX
Nice video of the MTB trails on the East and West side of the Franklin Mountains.
Mar 4, 2014 near Westway, TX
First time down the hill.
Mar 19, 2018 near Westway, TX
Riding in a dust storm, everything has a tinge of red.
Mar 13, 2016 near Westway, TX
The Mule Shoe Loop will challenge your technical climbing skills.
Apr 19, 2017 near Westway, TX
Made it out of Mule Shoe in one piece.
Mar 19, 2018 near Westway, TX
Evan Plews climbing Mundy's Gap on his way to winning the 2013 Puzzler race.
Feb 28, 2014 near Canutillo, TX
Northern Franklin Peak view looking towards transmountain. Climb sucks!!  View = amazing!!
Jul 26, 2016 near Canutillo, TX