Pecos NHP – Pecos Ruins And Pecos River Canyon

Pecos NHP – Pecos Ruins And Pecos River Canyon Hike
In Pecos Region

Map File Source: DeLorme

map Hike Key: H10517
Last Updated: 03/13/2021 12:00am
Last Updated By: Marilyn Fixer
Hike Class: B (Moderate)
Hike Distance: 4.5 mi
Minimum Elevation: 6880 ft
Elevation Change: 280 ft
Total Uphill: 318 ft
Total Downhill: 318 ft
Avg. Grade: 5 %
Route Type: Multiple Hikes
On Trail: No
Paved or Gravel Roads: Yes
GPS Advised: Yes
Drive Distance Round Trip: 210 mi
Drive Time One-Way: 2:15
Hiking Seasons: Spring, Summer, and Fall
New Mexico Game Unit: 45
Hike Status: Published


Tour the Pecos National Historical Park and hike along the Pecos River.


Poles may be useful.

Trailhead Directions

This is a Multiple Hike in the Pecos.

Actual Hike

This is a Multiple Hike in the Pecos.


This is a multiple hike description. See Pecos NHP – Pecos Ruins and Pecos River Canyon. The distance and elevation information above is for the sum of both hikes, as is the rating.

Due to the travel distance and shortness of each hike, it is recommended that the referenced hikes be done as a unit. Each hike has its own unique features.

Map Filename: PecosNHP-PecosRuinsAndPecosRiverCanyon.jpg

Text Author: Dick Brown
Map Author: Marilyn Warrant
Waypoints Author:
Track Author:
Maintainer: Cindy McConnell
Editor: Howard Carr