Marcus Wilderness Campground

Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Near Salt Flat, Texas

Marcus Wilderness Campground does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


A wilderness use permit is required for all use of these campsites. From Dog Canyon, hikers travel through grassy areas then cross Manzanita Ridge to view West Dog Canyon before descending to an elevation equivalent to the starting point. Not frequently used; pay attention to the trail and rock cairns marking the way. The campground is in pinion and juniper, shaded and protected from the wind. The distance from Dog Canyon is 3.7 miles.

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