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This is a beautiful hike. The scenery is beautiful. It is a 6 mile hike round trip. They suggest you take a gallon of water per person and pet. We did and drank every bit of it by the time we got back to the...More
This trail is about 2.7 miles long, or 5 miles round trip. Definately bring lots of water, and avoid the middle of the day during the summer. The trail follows a canyon most of the way, and you may cross some small creeks, that can...More
Lighthouse Trail is by far the most popular trail in Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Give yourself at *least* 3 hours and take at *least* a gallon of water person, especially during summer!
To beat the heat, start early. The park gate opens at 7...More
This is a fairly easy hike. Definitely take a backpack. Pack plenty of water and snacks. We hike the entire trail and it took roughly 3 hours. Be sure that you plan this hike during good weather conditions. Be sure to wear comfortable clothes, good...More
We started this Trail at about 8 a.m. when it was only about 75 degrees. because we have a big group and some slower Walker's the round trip took us about 4 hours. That means on the way back it was pushing a hundred degrees...More
Start early if it is going to be hot--it was 105-108 while we were there in June. The scenery is beautiful and the trail is not difficult and I am not a real hiker. We started at 7:30 am and wished we had started at...More
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Hi Samuel: I am totally jealous that you are going to be doing Lighthouse soon! Please read my two reviews before you head out. It's a 2.72 miles each way. Usually takes me about 3 hours, depending on weather, how many... More
Hi Samuel: I am totally jealous that you are going to be doing Lighthouse soon! Please read my two reviews before you head out. It's a 2.72 miles each way. Usually takes me about 3 hours, depending on weather, how many hikers in your party & how much time you spend at the top. Enjoy! Hope this was helpful!