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614 mi 988 km of trail 19 Featured Hikes

Gems 12 Gems Easy Trails 107 Trails Intermediate Trails 137 Trails Hard Trails 17 Trails
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Featured Hikes in West Texas - 17

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Favorite Lost Mine Trail looking south down Pine Canyon

Lost Mine Trail

4.6 mi 7.4 km • Loop • 1,066 ft Ascent 324.93 m Ascent

Singletrack Big Bend National Park, TX

( 73 )
Favorite Sunset from The Window trailhead

Window Trail

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

Singletrack Big Bend National Park, TX

( 69 )
Favorite South Rim overlook, Big Bend Nat'l Park

Chisos Mountain Loop

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

Singletrack Big Bend National Park, TX

( 41 )
Favorite Sunset from The Window trailhead

Outer Mountain Loop

32.5 mi 52.3 km • Loop • 6,839 ft Ascent 2084.66 m Ascent

Singletrack Big Bend National Park, TX

( 23 )
Favorite About as tough as it gets along a trail, the climbing segments on Ron Coleman are fairly easy by bouldering standards, maybe a v1. There are plenty of good holds and a chain to help out.

Ron Coleman Trail

3.4 mi 5.5 km • Point to Point • 1,715 ft Ascent 522.82 m Ascent

Singletrack El Paso, TX

( 14 )
Favorite Boquillas Canyon

Boquillas Canyon Trail

1.3 mi 2.1 km • Loop • 121 ft Ascent 36.97 m Ascent

Singletrack Big Bend National Park, TX

( 30 )
Favorite Along the connector trail between the South and North forks of the Marufo Vega Trail

Marufo Vega Trail

13.2 mi 21.2 km • Loop • 2,315 ft Ascent 705.62 m Ascent

Singletrack Big Bend National Park, TX

( 11 )
Favorite About halfway up to the top of the canyon - you can see the fall colors around the lower portion of the trail below.

The Notch Out-and-Back

9.9 mi 16.0 km • Out and Back • 1,092 ft Ascent 332.84 m Ascent

Singletrack Pine Springs, TX

( 3 )

Trails in West Texas - 242

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4.2 mi 6.7 km #1 Guadalupe Peak Trail
Pine Springs, TX
4.2 mi 6.7 km Pine Springs, TX
All Clear
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Dry
85 days ago
63 
0.8 mi 1.3 km #2 Santa Elena Canyon Trail
Lajitas, TX
0.8 mi 1.3 km Lajitas, TX
Unknown
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44 
1.5 mi 2.5 km #3 Emory Peak Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
1.5 mi 2.5 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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26 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #4 Devil's Hall Trail
Pine Springs, TX
1.9 mi 3.1 km Pine Springs, TX
Minor Issues
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Dry - Bee swarm .5 mile in
44 days ago
27 
1.0 mi 1.6 km #5 Grapevine Hills Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
1.0 mi 1.6 km Big Bend National Park, TX
All Clear
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Dry
45 days ago
24 
0.7 mi 1.1 km #6 Ernst Tinaja
Big Bend National Park, TX
0.7 mi 1.1 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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10 
1.4 mi 2.2 km #7 Lower Straw House Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
1.4 mi 2.2 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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2.1 mi 3.4 km #8 Southwest Rim Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
2.1 mi 3.4 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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2.1 mi 3.3 km #9 Dinosour Trail
Grape Creek, TX
2.1 mi 3.3 km Grape Creek, TX
Unknown
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3.0 mi 4.9 km #10 The Root Route Trail-South (aka Sport Course)
Lajitas, TX
3.0 mi 4.9 km Lajitas, TX
Unknown
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2.8 mi 4.5 km #11 Playa Drain Trail
Fort Bliss, TX
2.8 mi 4.5 km Fort Bliss, TX
Unknown
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11.0 mi 17.7 km #12 McKittrick Canyon Trail
Pine Springs, TX
11.0 mi 17.7 km Pine Springs, TX
Unknown
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3.1 mi 5.0 km #13 Pinnacles Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
3.1 mi 5.0 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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12.1 mi 19.5 km #14 Tejas Trail
Pine Springs, TX
12.1 mi 19.5 km Pine Springs, TX
All Clear
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Dry
84 days ago
1.0 mi 1.6 km #15 Cattail Falls
Big Bend National Park, TX
1.0 mi 1.6 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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2.5 mi 4.0 km #16 Boot Canyon Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
2.5 mi 4.0 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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11.9 mi 19.1 km #17 Bush Mountain Trail
Pine Springs, TX
11.9 mi 19.1 km Pine Springs, TX
Unknown
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0.7 mi 1.1 km #18 Indian Head Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
0.7 mi 1.1 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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1.7 mi 2.8 km #19 Oak Spring Trail
Big Bend National Park, TX
1.7 mi 2.8 km Big Bend National Park, TX
Unknown
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4.8 mi 7.7 km #20 Permian Reef Geology Trail
Pine Springs, TX
4.8 mi 7.7 km Pine Springs, TX
Unknown
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