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Wyler Aerial Tramway

Franklin Mountains State Park, El Paso, TX
+1 915-566-6622
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Only at Weekends

I got lost three times on El Paso's convoluted streets before I eventually found my way to Wyler... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David B
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Rayong, Thailand
A view to remember

Being the only Aerial Tram in the State of Texas, and on the 2nd highest point in the State make... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
davetheriault
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El Paso, Texas
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“new mexico” (75 reviews)
“gift shop” (47 reviews)
“ranger peak” (16 reviews)
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Franklin Mountains State Park, El Paso, TX
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+1 915-566-6622
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got lost three times on El Paso's convoluted streets before I eventually found my way to Wyler Areial Tramway, a 793 meter long aerial cable car to the top of 1,717 meter high Ranger Peak. But I had wasted my time. The tramway only...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being the only Aerial Tram in the State of Texas, and on the 2nd highest point in the State make this an experience to remember. See two Sates and Mexico from this vantage point at the Southern tip of the Great Rocky Mountain range. Truly...More

Thank davetheriault
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is fantastic way to see the whole area from up above. My son and I love to do this. It's one of my favorite places to take visitors.

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived in El Paso most of my life and am trying to figure out why I never went here before. It's pretty neat and an awesome view of the city!!!

Thank SB6178
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was pretty neat. We went up closer to dark. Could see for miles in every direction was gorgeous at night with all the lights below. Sunset was gorgeous could hike to a old plane crash site

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you like hiking, if you like outdoor activities, if you are looking for a date theme, if you want to enjoy nature, if you enjoy beautiful vistas with or without the hiking, you have a "snap shot" opportunity to experience hiking up a mountain...More

Thank yotoetoe
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Interesting although a little crowded. I was new in town and helped me locate myself in the map in relation to Juarez and New Mexico.

Thank EBertiery78
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We went on Mother's Day and had a great time! The ride only takes about 5 min but you get a good view. It was a little cloudy on the afternoon we went so we could only see 50 miles. The ranger said you can...More

3  Thank Palatinedave
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must see for locals and tourists. And if you are geologist, or if you're an aspiring geologist you will be in heaven. From here you can see the entire region and well into Mexico. On the tram heading up you will see...More

2  Thank 7,268
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I hadn't been up the Tramway since I was a kid (a very long time ago) and we decided to take an out-of-town guest for a unique look at the entire region. What a wonderful experience it was. Well worth the $8 fee/person. The lines...More

1  Thank Laurie H
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slipperygold07
How many people fit in the Tramays?
17 February 2017|
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Response from LiciaW | Reviewed this property |
Usually 6. Unfortunately on the return journey families don't want to split up, so sometimes the cars go down with only 2/3 people in. We had quite a wait at the top because of this.
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Antara N
Hi can someone advise whether it would be possible to do this ride and return in an hour?
24 November 2016|
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Response from Wil S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. As long as the line is not long at the bottom, it's doable. Short time on top but able to do.
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4boystaz
How much per adult and kids.
11 July 2016|
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Response from IBDilbert | Reviewed this property |
$8 for 13 and older, $4 for 12 and under, at least per there website.
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