This trail is just outside of the McKittirck Canyon Visitors Center. It lis a .8 mile loop through the desert scrub to get you acquainted with the plants of the area.

Dog Canyon is a campground on the western side of Guadalupe Mountains National Park. You really want to go here to go here. It's about 100 miles from the visitors center by road. (less than 20 mi hiking) It has horse facilities if you bring your mount. There are no hookups.