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Poorly marked.

Lots of fun!! Not hard but a bit challenging. Many trails hear to choose from.

hiking
7 hours ago

hiking
11 hours ago

Very easy well maintained trail. Would be an excellent first hike for someone just getting into hiking or exercise. Would definitely be suitable for very young children. 95% is off-road stroller friendly but it isn't a paved trail.

I have thought about this place quite often. It looks a lot different since 1971. It takes me back to another time. Many hour were spent in those pools. I miss those people I was with. Only two of us left. I will be back to visit soon. It says to enter a star rating before submitting this. LOL At night looking up...More stars than could be counted by man. Only god knows how many. In 1971...5 stars

Beautiful hike once you get past the barbed wire private land. Waterfall is a great payoff.

hiking
2 days ago

Quite the view from on high. In fact, I would rank the view from the peak as second in Las Cruces, with the best being atop the Organ Needles - which is not a hike for the gentle. Picacho Peak is easy enough yet I would maintain it as a Moderate. We took the old trail down the back side of the hill which cuts back and forth before joining the new path again at the base, then rounds the hill back toward the parking area.

Baylor Canyon Pass trail tops my list of trails in the Las Cruces area. With inspiring views, peaceful silence, wildlife, and a well maintained yet rugged trail, you can't go wrong.

Amazing trail for visiting during the sunset, a must see trail in Albuquerque