This is a cross posting with Albuquerque Hiking and Outdoor Meetup Group.
This is very strenuous hike in Organ Mountains, east of Las Cruces. Very hard and strenuous hike to Organ Peak, 10 mile hike with 4,000 ft in elevation gain. Very scenic, tons of uphill, serious exposure; study the photos below. The photos: PHOTO SET 1 (https://www.meetup.com/jornadahikers/photos/24672682/412593972/), PHOTO SET 2 (https://www.meetup.com/jornadahikers/photos/26424342/)
You have to be in excellent shape for this adventure. Wear long pants and long sleeve shirt.
The group hike will take around 10 hours.
Meet us at Milagros Cafe at 7:30 am or La Cueva picnic area parking lot at 8:00 am.