El Paso located in West Texas is growing into a global metropolis with a fascinating history and rich cultural heritage. El Paso’s cultural attractions are second to none, whether it’s the Art Museums, The El Paso Zoo, Nightlife, or just relaxing in Downtown District. Wondering what to do in El Paso? El Paso offers endless options […]
You Might Be Also Interested In:
Celebrate your style at Aloft El Paso Downtown, a hip new hotel that’s part of the revamped O.T. Bassett Tower. We offer easy-breezy access to businesses, government offices, and cultural hotspots, as well as stunning natural beauty just outside the city.Meet & mingle with friends at our w xyz(SM) bar, grab a sweet, savory, or healthy snack from re:fuel by Aloft(SM), our 24/7 pantry, or play in our re:mix(SM) lounge. Plus, you can always stay connected with free hotel-wide wired and wireless High Speed Internet
Call of the Mountains The Franklin Mountains provided most of the basic necessities of life for early people here. Today, the mountains meet a different human need – our need for time in nature. Come explore these high-desert mountains, just 15 minutes from El Paso. Things to Do /Que se puede hacer? Franklin Mountains State Park offers great hiking, biking and rock climbing. Visit for the day or camp overnight. Look for geocaches, bird (and nature) watch, or bring a picnic. Shop for gift items at our park store. Hiking and Mountain Biking Explore almost 27,000 acres (about 40 square miles) on over 100 miles of trail. Carry plenty of water and a cell phone, wear good shoes, dress for the weather, and travel with a partner. Be prepared for rugged desert terrain. GeoBetty Tours offers guided mountain biking and hiking tours in the park, and riding clinics for new riders. Call (915) 526-1091 for information. Camping Stay at one of our campsites in the Tom Mays Unit. Walk to one of 14 tent sites, or park at one of five RV sites. Rent a group camp area for your next gathering. Campsites do not have water or electricity; bring […]
So you’ve been in El Paso for a while now and you’re looking for something new… maybe even a little wild? How about getting into a staring contest with a pride of lions? Or catching an infectious smile as a family of meerkats shoot a curious glance your way? It’s not the typical El Paso experience, but, then again, visiting the El Paso Zoo is anything but typical. The park looks as though it was carved right out of the city, an expansive green space that is home to exotic animal species from around the world.