Basic Information

GIS Data and Information

For Geographic Information System data regarding the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail, please visit the Resource Information Management page of the National Trails office website.


Entrance Fees:

A trail leads down a steep escarpment in the desert.

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Trail Administration

El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail is administered by the National Park Service as a component of the National Trails System. The National Park Service administers the trail in partnership with El Camino Real de los Tejas Trail Association, Indian tribes, state, county, and municipal governmental agencies, private landowners, nonprofit heritage conservation groups, and many others. Trail sites are in private, municipal, tribal, federal, or state ownership. Please ask for permission before visiting any trail sites on private lands and check with public sites for visiting hours and regulations.

Protect the Trail

To foster trail preservation, do not use metal detectors, dig at sites, collect artifacts, or remove anything. Please respect these historic places.

Last updated: November 6, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Trails
El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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