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Hydra West Shortcut

Easy/Intermediate

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0.5 mile 0.8 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 28' 9 m
Descent: -25' -8 m
High: 5,246' 1,599 m
Low: 5,218' 1,591 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 7% (4°)

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Trail shared by Brendan Ross

An easy run through the park with nice views of the rock formations.

Brendan Ross

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This trail is very easy to run. There are some very nice views of the rock formations, wildflowers in season, and the surrounding area.

Flora & Fauna

Cacti, roadrunners, rabbits.

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#327

in New Mexico

#20,957

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Photos

Walking between the boulders
Apr 12, 2018 near Faywood, NM
Looking North on the trail.
Apr 12, 2018 near Faywood, NM

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