This Easy, 6.6-Mile Hike In Texas Leads Straight To An Abandoned Mine
The best hikes are ones that lead somewhere unexpected, and the El Paso Tin Mines Trail is definitely one such adventure. This easy, 6.6-mile hiking trail in Franklin Mountains State Park leads to a set of abandoned tin mines, and you can even go inside and explore!
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Have you ever hiked the El Paso Tin Mines Trail? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience in the comments section. Check out our previous article for another abandoned place in Texas just begging for you to come explore.
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Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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