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The Balanced Rock, Big Bend National Park
(4.5/5 based on 75 reviews on the web)
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  • Other than the last 1/4 mile or so, this is an easy walk through the Chihuahuan Desert. It's in a slightly remote area, and requires a drive on a six-mile dirt road to reach the trailhead. Each time I...  more »
  • To get to the trail you drive down a maintained dirt road which we did in a rental midsize car with no problem. The hike is fairly flat and easy with some climbing at the end. I would rate it a must d...  more »
  • This is a pretty easy hike. We did it in about 2 hours. Pretty flat until you get to the end, then you have to climb over boulders. Trail is well marked. Best to go in the morning. There's no shade so...  more »