Peak Challenge - Thousand Steps Trail to B36 Overlook

November 26, 2022
8:30 AM
Thousand Steps Trail (4999 N Stanton St)

$5 for adults 13 years old and up; $0 for Texas State Park Pass holders and children 12 and under. Please bring a check or exact change, as the volunteer guiding the hike will be unable to make change.
Contact Name:
Diana Moy
Contact E-mail Address:
Contact Phone Number:
915 444-9100

Challenge yourself against some of the most difficult hikes in the Franklin Mountains. The Franklin Mountains is a rugged playground for those looking to challenge themselves. This month we will be taking this challenge in the southern section of the park at the Thousand Steps trail.

Length: 3.5 miles

Trail Difficulty: Strenuous. This is a steep and rugged hike up to the B-36 crash site overlook and back. Don’t forget to bring plenty of water for this one!

Bring: water, water, water, snacks, hiking boots/shoes, and comfortable clothes.

Optional: binoculars, hiking stick, camera, and a map.

Meeting location: The Thousand Steps trailhead. Park in the gravel parking area at the end of North Stanton Street.

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