Tortugas Mountain Trail

MODERATE 30 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. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
5.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1066 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

hiking
5 days ago

hiking
6 days ago

More 4.2M than 5.1 in 1:30hr easy hike not that much elevation.

1 month ago

Good little hike that varies in length depending on how long you you want to go.

hiking
1 month ago

Nice east trail, moderate. ......stopped and hiked with a local crucan......learned some local history........will do this trail again!

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1 month ago

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1 month ago

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2 months ago

3 months ago

Great incline and views!:)

4 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

Loved it , the ups where long and hard.

5 months ago

Fun but big incline!!!

5 months ago

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6 months ago

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7 months ago

Nice & peaceful hike!

8 months ago

hiking
8 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
9 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
9 months ago

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