Where Nature and Imagination Meet....

Come experience mountains and canyons, desert and dunes, night skies and spectacular vistas within a place unlike any other. Guadalupe Mountains National Park protects the world's most extensive Permian fossil reef, the four highest peaks in Texas, an environmentally diverse collection of flora and fauna, and the stories of lives shaped through conflict, cooperation and survival. Read More

A picture of Guadalupe Mountains western escarpment from the Sand dunes.

Guadalupe Mountains COVID-19 Updates

Latest updates and information on Guadalupe Mountains National Park's phased reopening status.

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Plan Your Visit

Planning a visit? Discover the hiking, birding, backpacking, picnicking and many more opportunities that await you.

A guide to hiking the 80-mile trail system in the national park.

Hiking the trails in the Guadalupes

Learn more about hiking the diverse trail system in the largest wilderness area in Texas.

Plan your backpacking trip in the Guadalupe Mountains.

Backpacking in the Guadalupes

Begin here to plan your backpacking adventure, check out our recommended itineraries or create your own.

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Developed Campgrounds

Learn about primitive tent and RV camping at the Pine Springs and Dog Canyon campgrounds.

Weather station information

Weather

Check the latest weather conditions before traveling to or while visiting the national park.

Last updated: November 25, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

400 Pine Canyon
Salt Flat, TX 79847

Phone:

(915) 828-3251

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