• The Western Escarpment of the Guadalupes rises above the white gypsum sands of the desert floor.

    Guadalupe Mountains

    National Park Texas

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  • Williams Ranch Road Closed

    The Williams Ranch Road is currently closed due to flood damage. All trails in the park are currently open. For more information on closures call 915-828-3251.


dog Canyon

Dog Canyon

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Press inquiries should be directed to the park's public information officer at (915) 828-3251 ext. 2300, or by e-mail.

The National Park Service makes every effort to keep the public informed about news events, accomplishments, employee recognitions, special and re-occurring events which occur within and around the units of the Park Service.

Guadalupe Mountains also provides news releases to local and regional newspapers; current and past news releases can also be found here on the park web site. Carlsbad Caverns and Guadalupe Mountains National Parks co-publish a park newspaper annually.

Guadalupe Mountains' "home" on Facebook gives you the opportunity to share your Guadalupe Mountain experience with others who "like" our page. We'll post photos and videos, fun facts and trivia, as well as share information about upcoming events and happenings here at Guadalupe Mountains.

Did You Know?

Butterfly observation is growing in popularity as a fun and educational nature activity.

With its temperate climate, abundant sunshine year-round, and several distinct life zones, Guadalupe Mountains National Park provides excellent habitat for butterflies; more than 90 species have been reported within the park.