10 Best Places to Propose in El Paso Texas (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



El Paso, Texas is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for mountains, canyons, gardens, lakes, parks or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in El Paso to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in El Paso for Outdoor Lovers
  • Mckelligon Canyon
  • El Paso Rose Garden
  • Wyler Aerial Tramway
  • Franklin Mountains State Park
  • Hot Air Balloon Ride
  • Sunset at Ascarate Park
  • Hotel Rooftop Bars
  • Romantic Destinations in El Paso
  • Zin Valle Vineyards
  • El Paso Botanical Garden
  • Downtown Art Galleries
  • Best Places to Propose in El Paso

Romantic Locations in El Paso for Outdoor Lovers


1. McKelligon Canyon

Located in the Franklin Mountains, McKelligon Canyon offers hiking trails, picnic areas, and secluded spots where you can propose in a natural setting surrounded by desert beauty.


2. El Paso Rose Garden

The lush and vibrant Rose Garden offers a romantic setting for a proposal among the fragrant and colorful blooms. The garden provides a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere, making it an ideal place for a quiet and intimate proposal away from the hustle and bustle of the city.


3. Wyler Aerial Tramway

Take a tram ride to the top of the Franklin Mountains for breathtaking views of El Paso. Proposing with the cityscape as your backdrop can be very romantic.


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4. Franklin Mountains State Park

If you and your partner enjoy the outdoors, consider proposing during a hike in Franklin Mountains State Park. There are many scenic trails and overlooks where you can pop the question with a backdrop of natural beauty.


5. Hot Air Balloon Ride

If you're looking for a truly unique and memorable proposal, consider a private hot air balloon ride over the El Paso desert. Proposing while floating in the sky can be incredibly romantic.


6. Sunset at Ascarate Park

Ascarate Park is a lovely spot to enjoy a sunset picnic or a stroll around the lake. The changing colors of the sky as the sun sets can create a romantic atmosphere for your proposal.


7. Hotel Rooftop Bars

Some hotels in El Paso have rooftop bars with fantastic views of the city. Proposing under the night sky with the city lights in the background can be very romantic. The open-air setting, combined with twinkling city lights or stars above, can set a romantic ambiance that's perfect for a proposal. It's an intimate setting where you can have a private moment with your partner.


Romantic Destinations in El Paso

El paso is full of romantic vineyards, gardens and galleries. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular garden, or at a beautiful vineyard.



8. Zin Valle Vineyards

Located in Canutillo, just a short drive from El Paso, Zin Valle Vineyards is a family-owned winery that produces a variety of wines, including Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot. The vineyard is set against the backdrop of the Franklin Mountains, offering a picturesque and serene setting for wine tasting. As they love to say " Where the edge of Texas meets the soul of Tuscany."



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9. El Paso Botanical Garden

This garden features a variety of themed gardens and can make for a colorful and vibrant proposal location, especially during the spring and summer months. The El Paso Botanical Garden is a place of natural beauty with a wide variety of plants, flowers, and gardens. It provides a vibrant and colorful backdrop for your proposal, making it visually stunning and memorable.


10. Downtown Art Galleries

If El Paso has a burgeoning art scene, and many galleries in the downtown area host events and openings. You could propose amidst the creativity and culture of an art gallery.



Best Places to Propose in El Paso

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, El Paso has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.



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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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