Lantern-Lit Copper Mine Tour

Lantern-Lit Copper Mine Tour

March 19, 2023
8:30 AM
Tom Mays Access Rd., El Paso, TX 79911

Franklin Mountains State Park - Tom Mays
$8.00 per adult 13 years of age and older, $3.00 for Texas State Park Pass holders, and $1.00 for children between the ages of 5 and 12.
Contact Name:
Lydia Pagel
Contact E-mail Address:
Contact Phone Number:
915 444 - 9121

Step back in time and explore the copper prospecting mine by lantern light.

Join your park ranger turned turn-of-the-century guide on a historical exploration of an old mine shaft in the Franklin’s.

Bring: water, snacks, hiking boots/shoes, and comfortable clothes. If you are sensitive to oil lamp smoke, a face mask is highly encouraged.

Optional: climbing/biking helmet or hardhat, hiking stick, camera, and a map.

Meet at West Cottonwood Spring Trailhead

Reservations required; to reserve your spot, call the office at (915) 444-9121.

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