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Santa Elena Canyon, Big Bend National Park

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  • Pretty amazing canyon that looks very scenic. The hike is unfortunately very short, and when we went there the river was too strong for us to kayak so we had to pass on it. But I would recommend visit...  more »
  • As the top attraction at Big Bend, Santa Elena Canyon does not disappoint. The hike is relatively easy with lots of switchbacks and the nice thing is that it is not very long. One thing to keep in min...  more »
  • This is a must hike for any visit to Big Bend National Park. It is a short and reasonably easy hike. It is a busy trail, probably one of the heaviest traveled. If you have time to do only one hike thi...  more »