Mule Ears Spring Trail, Big Bend National Park

3.7
#10 of 16 in Trails in Big Bend National Park
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3.6
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  • Beautiful diverse hike...little bit of everything. Rocky at times, meadows, lots of flowers in bloom, open areas, narrow areas . . . as I said, diverse. It was one of our favorite hikes in the park.  more »
  • The first hike we selected in Big Bend was Mule Ears Peak, a 3.5 mile one way, 7 mile round trip trek. From Terlingua, it took us about an hour to drive to the trailhead, which is located just off the...  more »
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  • Visited in February 2018 as a family with a 12yo. The trailhead is just off Maxwell Scenic Drive in Big Bend National Park. he views are beautiful from here. The terrain is relatively plain and easy to hike. I would have given the trail 5 stars, if it were better marked as it's not clear how far you need to hike and where the trail ends.
  • I did not end up going all the way to the end of the trail so my opinion is a little skewed but I was not impressed by this trail. The views were decent but nothing compelling.

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