Black mt. is located in the El Paso Mountains just north of Red Rock Cyn. State Park. App 9 miles r/t. All cross country. Rocky terrain, sandy slopes. Elevation gain app. 1757'. Not for beginners.
High clearance needed for the 2 miles from Hwy 14 (2wd ok) If we don't have enough high clearance cars, we can drive as far as we can, usually halfway, and then hike the rest of the way.
Bring lots of water, snack and lunch. Wear layers and sturdy hiking boots/shoes.
Bring a good dust mask and headlamp or flash light for the mines. Ignore the last picture. It is not from the mines we MIGHT visit.