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Ross Maxwell Scenic Drive, Big Bend National Park, TX
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Worth a visit for an experienced hiker. Trail not easy to find, look for cairns on dry wash bank. Once on trail continue looking for cairns, due to a healthy rainy season the trail is overgrown. Very thorny and prickly for most of the distance,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 11, 2014

Cottonwood Creek crosses the Ross Maxwell Scenic Highway just south of the Sam Nail ranch. Here, the Park Service has replaced the asphalt roadway with a short stretch of flood-resistant concrete roadway. About 1 mile south of this crossing, the asphalt roadway is again replaced...More

Date of experience: February 2014
12  Thank 962MichaelD
Reviewed May 6, 2013

Apache Canyon is by far the most significant natural and historical feature in the park, and the most secret. The view of the Canyon quarry is spectacular, especially in the afternoon sunshine. The Novaculite rock glistens and shines with its brilliant colors of red, orange,...More

Date of experience: March 2013
20  Thank TXRVer09
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