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The Balanced Rock, Big Bend National Park

Categories: Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.6/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web
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  • Gravel road to starting point. Can be done in non 4x4, but higher ground clearance is better. Hot in the summer; start early. 
  • the 7 mile drive is a little rough and you should only go about 20mph because holes and dips jump right out of nowhere, primarily because the terrain looks all the same. The last 1/4 mile hike to the ...  read more »
  • I'm used to the hikes when you look forward to the end of the trail because you'll get breathtaking views, but this trail was beautiful the entire way up.The majority of the trail is flat, but gets st...  read more »
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