Sam Nail Ranch, Big Bend National Park

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  • The trail to the Sam Nail Ranch is short and easy accesible, even if you are not good on foot. In addition to the nice little trail, which is partly protected from the sun by plants, you'll receive us...  more »
  • This ranch is so great to see because it shows the effort Mr Nail took to make things work here. The trees and plants are so different. Even the working mill and old Adobe structures. It's a 10 min hi...  more »
  • The remnants of this ranch are just off the road (less than a five minute walk), and I definitely found it worth the brief time it takes for a visit. It was fascinating to think about how the early 20...  more »
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  • Very interesting old farm. Easy hike from the parking area. Beautiful shady setting.
  • Interesting history about ranching activities in the area.
  • Good for a tiny walk.
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