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La Maria Shortcut

Easy/Intermediate

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0.6 mile 1.0 kilometer point to point
98% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 43' 13 m
Descent: -52' -16 m
High: 4,785' 1,458 m
Low: 4,758' 1,450 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 7% (4°)

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Trail shared by Brendan Ross

This trail is not much different from La Maria Trail.

Brendan Ross

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This trail is not too difficult to run. It allows you to shorten your run on the La Maria Trail. Runners have the opportunity to see a lot of wildlife and cacti on this segment.

Flora & Fauna

Cacti, little leaf sumac. Jack rabbits, deer and lots of birds.

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#428

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#26,426

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Photos

View of the Organ Mountains
Apr 15, 2018 near Las Cruces, NM
Fendler cactus on the hillside
Apr 15, 2018 near Univers…, NM
Fendler cactus bloom.
Apr 15, 2018 near Univers…, NM

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