Nice place out of the way but worth the trek. Or four wheel drive required. Says Mark Christmann
There's nothing that is more fun than a spree to a zoo, El Paso Zoo is near Portland Cement Reservoir. You donít have to go far from Portland Cement Reservoir to make out the water at Portland Cement Dam. If you're here, you might as well pop by Mesilla Valley. A pleasant place like Franklin Mountains State Park in the neighborhood of Portland Cement Reservoir
is too fine to leave out, and you can stay the night at Fort Bliss RV Park. Having a splendid time at Portland Cement Reservoir is uncomplicated.