Franklin Mountains State Park

Events

August 2014

August 2 End Date
“Bark in the Park” – Dog-friendly Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Spend some quality time with your four-legged furry friends and take a leisurely stroll down one of our dog-friendly trails; also, learn a few tips on hiking safely with your pets in the desert and dog-specific leave no trace principles!
August 3 End Date
West Cottonwood Springs Mine Tour
Franklin Mountains State Park
Let's head underground to explore some of the hidden secrets of the Franklin Mountains!
August 8 End Date
Nature Walk Trail Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Great for families with small children; learn plant identification and visit the bird blind for some nature viewing. Excellent educational opportunity!
August 9 End Date
Guided Beginner's Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
August 16 End Date
Women's Beginner's Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
This is a great opportunity for females of all ages who may feel some apprehension or fear about starting this new activity of hiking. Join in on the fellowship and camaraderie of an all female group, learning the basics about safety and hiking in the desert.
August 17 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!

September 2014

September 7 End Date
Women’s Mountain Bike Ride - Beginner’s
Franklin Mountains State Park
September 13 End Date
Franklin Mountains State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | El Paso | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
September 20 End Date
10th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta
Franklin Mountains State Park
Free, fun, family-friendly festival!
September 21 End Date
Guided Intermediate Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Enjoy the Chihuahuan Desert and Franklin Mountains on two wheels!
September 21 End Date
West Cottonwood Springs Mine Tour
Franklin Mountains State Park
Let's head underground to explore some of the hidden secrets of the Franklin Mountains!

October 2014

October 4 End Date
Women's Beginners Mountain Bike Ride
Franklin Mountains State Park
Ladies, celebrate National Trails Day with us as with hit the trails with our Mountain Bikes. For this special Women’s Only Bike Ride, local female pro-mountain biker, Jennifer Wilson, will ease you into the fun, healthy and exhilarating activity of mountain biking .

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