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

    Guadalupe Mountains

    National Park Texas

Maps

Park Map (617K PDF file)
Detailed shaded relief map of the park showing roads, trails, campgrounds, facilities, and many other features.

Area Map (481K PDF file)
Vicinity map showing Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Lincoln National Forest (Guadalupe District), and Carlsbad Caverns National Park.

Did You Know?

Butterflyweed attracts many species of butterflies with its bright orange flowers and sugary nectar.

Butterflyweed (Asclepias tuberosa), was a significant medicinal source for physicians in the late 19th century who used it extensively as an expectorant and to treat smallpox. It bright-orange blossoms produce an irresistible nectar for butterflies, and thus its common name.