Mountain Biking Tours – Franklin Mountains State Park

Lean Beef mountain biking tour

Lean Beef Level 1

This ride stays on the lower slopes of the mountains, but offers great views of some of the best scenery in the Franklin Mountains. The Lazy Cow and Mad Cow trails offer a fun introduction to mountain biking El Paso-style. Price includes state park usage fee and free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 2 to 3 hours
  • Price: $75 / Person | Groups: $60 / Person
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Chuck Heinrich Park

Filet Mignon Level 2

A lean and not-so-mean route on some signature east side trails plus an opportunity to go higher on the mountain. Longer climbs are rewarded with swooping descents through beautiful Chihuahuan Desert landscapes. Price includes state park usage fee and free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 2 to 3 hours
  • Price: $75 / Person | Groups: $60 / Person
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Chuck Heinrich Park
Filet Mignon mountain biking tour

Tomasito mountain biking tour

Tomasito Level 3

We love the Tom Mays Unit on the west side of the Franklin Mountains. This ride will take you to some the most scenic mountain bike spots in all of Texas. Lots of tight, technical trail, plus a climb that goes on and on before the reward of one last downhill. Price includes state park usage fee and free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 3 to 4 hours
  • Price: $75 / Person | Groups: $60 / Person
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Tom Mays Unit

Beastie Boy Level 3

Get high on the eastern slopes of the Franklin Mountains with this challenging ride. A long early climb is rewarded with sweeping views and tight, technical downhills. Chances are you’ve never seen this much vegetation in the desert before. Price includes state park usage fee and free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 3 to 4 hours
  • Price: $75 / Person | Groups: $60 / Person
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Chuck Heinrich Park
Beastie Boy mountain biking tour

Beast of The East mountain biking tour

Beast of The East Level 4

A big loop on the east side of the mountains with 100-mile views, virtual forests of cactus and other desert plants. Long climbs and descents. The light on the mountains is stunning in the early morning. Price includes state park usage fee and free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 4 to 5 hours
  • Price: $90 / Person | Groups: $75 / Person
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Chuck Heinrich Park

Big Tommy Level 4

The biggest loop through the gorgeous Tom Mays Unit of the park. Texas, New Mexico and Mexico are all in view as you enjoy long technical descents and the inevitable climbs that go with them. A true desert wilderness experience right on the edge of town. Price includes state park usage fee and free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 4 to 5 hours
  • Price: $80 / Person | Groups: $65 / Person
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Tom Mays Unit
Big Tommy mountain biking tour

Are You Kidding Me mountain biking tour

Are You Kidding Me Level 5

We just don’t make up a cookie cutter ride at this level. Let’s talk about your abilities and what kind of an epic day you’re looking for so we can come up with your perfect ride. We also offer a free hotel pick-up if needed. Discounts for groups of 3 or more riders.

  • Est Time: 5+ hours
  • Price: Determined by the adventure we create
  • Rental Bikes: $40

Adventure is Brewing  ANY LEVEL

You’re gonna get thirsty out there, and hungry. Mountain biking in Franklin Mountains State Park is a great adventure. There are high peaks, thorny plants with and so much more wildlife than people expect.

After enjoying a GeoBetty tour you’ll be ready to refuel. Let’s finish the adventure off with a stop at an El Paso brewery for great beer and food! In conjunction with the folks at Visit El Paso we are offering a special “Adventure is Brewing” package from now until December 15, 2017.  Click here for more information.

  • Est Time: 5 hours
  • Price: $135 / Person | Groups: 10% off (3 or more)
  • Rental Bikes: $40
  • Start Location: Chuck Heinrich Park

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