Hike the Aden Crater Trail

1.9 Miles Round Trip - 187 ft gain - Out-and-Back Trail

Unnamed Road - Search Nearby - Added by Jean-Claude Linossi

Old volcano crater in the Potrillo Wilderness Study area.

Drove fro El Paso to the crater in the Potrillo Wilderness Study area a on a series of county dirt roads. Some of the roads are quite rough. Interesting place to explore. Deep crater and large lava fields. Good views of the surrounding plains. The place is very isolated and quiet. 

Best to get a map from BLM if possible, many dirt roads are not marked.

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Photography
Hiking
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Details

1.9 Miles
187 ft elevation gain
Out-and-Back Trail

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Las Cruces, New Mexico

Las Cruces KOA

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