East Cottonwood Spring Trail

MODERATE 9 reviews

East Cottonwood Spring Trail is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near El Paso, Texas that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, birding, and horses and is best used from March until October. Dogs and horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
4.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1076 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly

birding

hiking

horseback riding

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Hike to East Cottonwood Spring over Mundys Gap Follow the main trail. At 0.58 miles there is a junction. Follow the main trail left. At 1.22 miles there is a wooden bridge. At 1.68 miles you arrive at Mundys Gap. Continue on the trail to the next junction for N. Franklin Peak or the Tin Mines. Follow the trail to the right about 100 yards, then leave the trail to the left - head south to the trees at East Cottonwood Spring.

hiking
26 days ago

Not too hard of a trail. Good views and it is nice to see some trees.

7 months ago

The views are incredible!

8 months ago

A beautiful trail! Love to see the Cottonwood trees at the top of the mountain. Completely worth it!

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