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Sam Nail Ranch, Big Bend National Park

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • There is not much left of this Ranch, but you can easily imagine a family living there. It would be a nice level hike for families with small children. 
    There is not much left of this Ranch, but you can easily imagine a family living there. It would be a nice level hike for families with small children.  more »
  • This area of the park is unique because it has non native trees, water, and shade. Wildlife is suppose to be abundant here, and I am sure it is in the summer, but in late December we did not see any.....  more
    This area of the park is unique because it has non native trees, water, and shade. Wildlife is suppose to be abundant here, and I am sure it is in the summer, but in late December we did not see any.....  more »
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  • short trail exploring old ranch site. visited Jan 2021 after snow storm
  • A nice historic type setting to spend some time taking in Big Bend past. Parking is set-aside off the road. A short gravel trail for walking and taking in some of the sites, including a still functioning windmill.

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