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Gems in Texas - 26

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gem Favorite Santa Elena Canyon Trail

Santa Elena Canyon Overlook

(48) Lajitas, TX
gem Favorite Bask in the views from this overlook along the Oak Springs Trail.

The Window

(31) Big Ben…, TX
gem Favorite Balanced Rock is one of the top sunrise hikes! With views to the east the mountains of Sierra del Carmen light up a spectacular purple. Contrasted with the light, bouldered desert landscape it is a sight to behold.

Balanced Rock

(26) Big Ben…, TX
gem Favorite Ernst Tinaja

Ernst Tinaja

(16) Big Ben…, TX
gem Favorite South Rim

South Rim Viewpoint

(15) Big Ben…, TX
gem Favorite Guadalupe Peak

Guadalupe Peak Summit (Signal Peak)

(15) Pine Sp…, TX
gem Favorite Sunset on top of NW Enchanted Rock

Enchanted Rock

(16) Frederi…, TX
gem Favorite Hamilton Pool

Hamilton Pool

(8) The Hills, TX

Featured Hikes in Texas - 82

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Favorite Lost Mine Trail looking south down Pine Canyon
Intermediate

Lost Mine Trail

4.6 mi 7.4 km • Out and Back • 1,057 ft Ascent 322.3 m Ascent

(77) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite Sunset from The Window trailhead
Intermediate

Window Trail

5.6 mi 9.1 km • Out and Back • 914 ft Ascent 278.58 m Ascent

(74) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite South Rim overlook, Big Bend Nat'l Park
Intermediate/Difficult

Chisos Mountain Loop

16.6 mi 26.8 km • Loop • 3,323 ft Ascent 1012.97 m Ascent

(45) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite Nature's stair stepper. It does not disappoint!
Intermediate/Difficult

River Place Nature Trail

5.6 mi 8.9 km • Out and Back • 620 ft Ascent 189.12 m Ascent

(46) Barton…, TX
Favorite Santa Elena Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate

Santa Elena Canyon Trail

1.0 mi 1.5 km • Out and Back • 167 ft Ascent 50.94 m Ascent

(46) Lajitas, TX
Favorite Sunset from The Window trailhead
Intermediate/Difficult

Outer Mountain Loop

31.5 mi 50.7 km • Loop • 6,589 ft Ascent 2008.31 m Ascent

(23) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite Sunset from The Window trailhead
Intermediate/Difficult

Emory Peak

9.3 mi 14.9 km • Out and Back • 2,415 ft Ascent 736.17 m Ascent

(29) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite Kick Buttowski
Intermediate

Lighthouse Trail

6.1 mi 9.8 km • Loop • 361 ft Ascent 109.96 m Ascent

(20) Canyon, TX

Trails in Texas - 1233

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4.2 mi 6.7 km #1Guadalupe Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Pine Springs, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
4.2 mi 6.7 km Pine Springs, TX 68 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #2Devil's Hall Trail
Intermediate
Pine Springs, TX
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Pine Springs, TX 28 
0.6 mi 1.0 km #3Summit Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Fredericksburg, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Fredericksburg, TX 16 
2.8 mi 4.6 km #4Hillview Trail
Intermediate
Shavano Park, TX
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.6 km Shavano Park, TX 18 
10.1 mi 16.2 km #5Juniper Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Johnson City, TX
Intermediate/Difficult
10.1 mi 16.2 km Johnson City, TX
26.4 mi 42.5 km #6Goodwater Loop Trail
Intermediate
Serenada, TX
Intermediate
26.4 mi 42.5 km Serenada, TX 23 
1.8 mi 2.9 km #7Mt Lakeway Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.9 km The Hills, TX
0.3 mi 0.5 km #8Trophy Trail
Intermediate
Lakeway, TX
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Lakeway, TX
1.4 mi 2.3 km #9CCC Trail
Intermediate
Canyon, TX
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Canyon, TX
6.4 mi 10.3 km #10Great Escape Trail
Easy
Spicewood, TX
Easy
6.4 mi 10.3 km Spicewood, TX
1.4 mi 2.2 km #11Lower Straw House Trail
Intermediate
Big Bend National Park, TX
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Big Bend National Park, TX
1.2 mi 1.9 km #12Stone Oak North Loop
Easy
Hollywood Park, TX
Easy
1.2 mi 1.9 km Hollywood Park, TX
0.6 mi 0.9 km #13Rim Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km The Hills, TX
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Canyon Trail
Intermediate
The Hills, TX
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km The Hills, TX
0.3 mi 0.6 km #15Goodnight Peak Scenic Loop
Intermediate
Canyon, TX
Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.6 km Canyon, TX
2.2 mi 3.5 km #16Chacon Creek Hike and Bike Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Laredo, TX
Easy/Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Laredo, TX
0.4 mi 0.7 km #17Woodlands Park and Nature Preserve Trail
Easy
Barton Creek, TX
Easy
0.4 mi 0.7 km Barton Creek, TX
0.8 mi 1.2 km #18Raccoon Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Frisco, TX
Easy/Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Frisco, TX
1.7 mi 2.8 km #19Cibolo Creek Trail
Easy
Boerne, TX
Easy
1.7 mi 2.8 km Boerne, TX
2.8 mi 4.5 km #20Trinity Trails: Haws TH to Panther Island TH to Cold Springs TH
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Worth, TX
Easy/Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.5 km Fort Worth, TX

Photos of Texas - 1815

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South Rim overlook, Big Bend Nat'l Park
Sep 29, 2015 near Big Ben…, TX
This gem of a rock formation lies just past the large tinaja.
Feb 17, 2017 near Big Ben…, TX
Ernst Tinaja
Sep 29, 2015 near Big Ben…, TX
The Crown Mountain Fire burns below the Northeast Rim Trail.
May 24, 2017 near Big Ben…, TX
Lost Mine Trail looking south down Pine Canyon
Nov 21, 2017 near Big Ben…, TX
Bask in the views from this overlook along the Oak Springs Trail.
Mar 7, 2017 near Big Ben…, TX
Guadalupe Peak
Nov 9, 2015 near Pine Sp…, TX
hiking Rio Grande River beyond trail
Mar 7, 2018 near Lajitas, TX

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