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Organ Mountain-Desert Peaks National Monument
15000 Dripping Springs Road Las Cruces, NM 88005

Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

In addition to being a National Monument, the Organ Mountains are home to a range of recreational opportunities such as hiking, camping and petroglyph exploration.  With the addition of the Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument, there are now two National Monuments within an hour of Las Cruces, NM.

• Over 22 miles of the Butterfield Stage Trail
• Kilbourne Hole National Historic Landmark
• Billy the Kid’s Outlaw Rock
• Geronimo’s Cave
• 243 Known Petroglyph and Archeological Sites
• Estimated 5000+ Archeological Sites
• Apollo Mission Astronaut Training Sites
• Original US/Mexico border from Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo (Changed by Gadsden Purchase)
• Historic World War II Aerial Targets
• Fort Mason and Historic Ranch House Ruins




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