A good nearby hotel is Homewood Suites by Hilton El Paso Airport, and while you're here at Ascarate Lake and you want to take a horse ride, you can go to FIfer's Arena. Having a great time at Ascarate Lake is trouble-free. Holiday Inn EL PASO-AIRPORT I-10 is a good place to get some rest, and nearby you find the Rio Bosque Wetlands Park Trails which is a tremendous hiking trail. This lake is so wonderful. While
you're here at Ascarate Lake you will meet lots of people from nearby El Paso. On a nice day at Ascarate Lake you can take a hike along the McKelligon Canyon Bike Trail.