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The Balanced Rock, Big Bend National Park

#4 of 11 in Nature in Big Bend National Park
Geologic Formation · Nature / Park
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  • Easy and quick hike through small canyon towards the Balanced Rock with great views at the end. Recommended.  more »
  • Springtime visit resulted in amazing blooms and colors on the drive to the trail head. The trail itself is easy to slight challenge towards the end. Amazing colors all along the trail. Lots of...  more »
  • Cool rock formation with pretty background views. We didn't see any "safe" ways to climb on top of the rock though.
  • My favorite spot in Big Bend. Feels magical as the boulders will shift and come to life. Like something out of Tolkien book.

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