Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend National Park

4.9
#7 of 12 in Nature in Big Bend National Park
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  • This is really a great spot to travel to in the winter if you are not a fan of cold. Though the mornings were in the 40s it was in the 80's by mid afternoon. Lots of varieties of cactus and great...  more »
  • We took a couple of hikes in the desert. The prickly pear cactus were in bloom as were some others. We saw jackrabbits and lizards and a couple of snakes. We also saw a lot of wildflowers along the...  more »

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