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Sam Nail Ranch, Big Bend National Park

Categories: Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
3.9/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web
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  • Can't view from road. Not too much to see. An old dilapidated wind mill, one operational windmill, some adobe remains and a nice shady spot. Maybe a snake and some wildlife to see, if you are lucky. 
  • Sam Nail Ranch is easy to walk to and each of the six times I have been there, there have been birders patiently waiting to see any one of the 450 kinds of birds known to be in the Big Bend National P...  read more »
  • Total distance about 1/4 mile from the road. The pecan trees will give shade and there you will see two windmills. One still looks like it is working and the other is about to fall down. Hard to see h...  read more »
  • A nice short loop walk with shades, birds, and some unique trees. There's still a windmill still pumping water in the area, makes for great photos.
  • Good for a tiny walk.
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