Hike the Picacho Mountain

3 Miles Round Trip - 1200 ft gain - Out-and-Back Trail

Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument - Search Nearby - Added by Jean-Claude Linossi

Great hike up a peak very close to Las Cruces, NM with great views of the surrounding area.

This is a somewhat strenuous hike up Picacho Mountain. The trail is 3 miles round trip and has an elevation gain of 1200 ft. Great views from the top and also many cacti species can be seen along the trail.


Dog Friendly
Easy Parking


3 Miles
1200 ft elevation gain
Out-and-Back Trail

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Las Cruces, New Mexico

Las Cruces KOA

Sunspot, New Mexico

Slide Group Area

Alamogordo, New Mexico

Alamogordo / White Sands KOA

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