Tortugas Mountain Trail

MODERATE 22 reviews

Tortugas Mountain Trail is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Las Cruces, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
5.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1066 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

4 days ago

hiking
26 days ago

Loved it , the ups where long and hard.

1 month ago

Fun but big incline!!!

2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

Nice & peaceful hike!

4 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

Nice easy trail a little over 4 miles if you just do the loop. Wouldn't recommend in the summer since there's no shade.

hiking
5 months ago

Did it in 2:50 minutes
Kept losing the trail
It s a winter trail.... in summer it would be scorching hot

hiking
5 months ago

Easy hike but it wasn't 5.1 miles, I clocked it at 4.2.

Very peaceful & lovely desert trail. Great views at the top.

hiking
7 months ago

love this hike!

7 months ago

7 months ago

Great views

hiking
8 months ago

This was a pretty trail, dogs and I had a great time!

8 months ago

9 months ago

Great experience. You can usually make it to the top in 30 minutes. Great place to catch a sunset and hike down with a flashlight.

hiking
10 months ago