Hunter Peak

Featured photo of Hunter Peak

In terms of distance, one only has to hike about 3.5 to 4 miles from the Pine Springs Trailhead to reach the top. However, no matter which way you do it, the ascent is steep and rocky, but the trails are in relatively good shape. The climb is about 2,600 feet to the top, and since the terrain is so steep, the hiker will be greeted with great views in all directions.

Elevation (feet): 8,368
Elevation (meters): 2,551
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Southwest Basins and Ranges
State: Texas
Latitude: 31.9
Longitude: -104.817
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Feb, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov
Nearest major airport: El Paso
Convenient Center: White's City, NM

Thanks to Scott Kelley for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Hunter Peak.

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  • Log #16180 - by Scott Kelley on Apr 08, 2001
    Tim Callaway and I trudged up Bear Canyon, through the Bowl, and finally to the peak carrying our 50 pound packs up. The usual springtime winds were out in force that day, but while we were on the...