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La Espina Shortcut

Intermediate

Trail

0.1 mile 0.1 kilometer point to point
83% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 48' 15 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 4,574' 1,394 m
Low: 4,525' 1,379 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 13% (7°)
Max Grade: 16% (9°)

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Trail shared by Brendan Ross

A short, easy connector trail.

Brendan Ross

Features Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This trail is very easy to run. There is some loose rocks, but that's about it. Runners will enjoy some good views of the surrounding mountains.

Flora & Fauna

Cacti and birds.

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#1,044

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#33,586

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Photos

A cliffside section of La Espina Ledge.
Aug 28, 2015 near Canutillo, TX
Looking North on the trail.
Apr 14, 2018 near Canutillo, TX
View of the Franklin Mountains and Texas Rainbow cactus
Mar 12, 2018 near Canutillo, TX
Banana yucca starting to bloom and view of the Franklin Mountains.
Mar 18, 2019 near Canutillo, TX
Looking north on the trail.
Apr 14, 2018 near Canutillo, TX
Looking North on the trail.
Apr 14, 2018 near Canutillo, TX

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