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Water Canyon Trail #53 is a 3.52 mile one way hike with 2,398 feet elevation gain. Located 43 miles north of Alamogordo New Mexico. April and October are the best months to enjoy this hike.
It begins at the Water Canyon Trailhead and ends at the Crest trail (T25). Access to the Water Canyon Trailhead may not be available, please plan accordingly. The trail is open for the following uses: Hiking, Horseback Riding.
Check out the Official Route.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.