Feb 25, 2022
Super fun, great views across a gentle rising path. Lots of switchbacks make for an easy ascent
Nov 11, 2021
David de la Garza
Bear sighted early morning at the start of the hike. Windy at the top
May 4, 2021
With Janelle, end of trail inobvious
Apr 4, 2021
Favorite hike in all of big bend! Really cool fog effect all the way up. Great views of the mountains at the top. Relatively easy hike
Jan 22, 2021
Might be the best in the park. Get there early, parking is very limited. Great sights of the Chisos from above.
Nov 26, 2020
sat at first overlook waiting for Alex to finish whole trail. pranayama and seated asana
Aug 27, 2020
Hiked up with a beginner 12yr old hiker. Was a great hike very worth the journey at the top. We did it starting at 8:00am and the temps were perfect !
Feb 29, 2020
Second favorite hike this trip. Parking sucks, that's why you gotta get there early.
Jan 11, 2020
Dec 20, 2019
Fun, scenic hike; Not too difficult
Oct 27, 2019
absolutely beautiful in the morning watching the sun come over the mountain and light up the basin!
Oct 21, 2019
Saw a Mexican Black Bear on the trail! Our group's favorite scenic view was a about 1 mile in.
Oct 13, 2019
Climb to the top then descend back to trailhead. The last 400 ti the top is very rocky
Jul 4, 2019
Beautiful short hike. Great views.
Mar 5, 2019
Straight up to enjoy the view of Mexico. No mine.
Mar 4, 2019
Cold, frost on lower trees, clear, beautiful!
Not enough time to do all. Jays active
Feb 24, 2019
Chrirsty Katy Mike. 37F to start, 20mph winds. Had 2 layers, sweatshirt and coat. Gloves, hat and poles. Very sunny, great views from top
Jan 4, 2019
Amazing view from the top! Absolutely worth the elevation change
Sep 12, 2018
Awesome. Saw a hummingbird, lots of flowers, road runner,
Jun 16, 2018
We did this carrying two infants in hiking backpacks.We are not avid hikers in shape and this was doable with a hiking pole and plenty of water.
May 11, 2018
68 degrees! Shady, gorgeous views, enchanting trail. Nearly perfect
Feb 24, 2018
Dec 18, 2017
Great hike with wonderful views! Got pretty winded carrying my camera and tripod.
Dec 12, 2017
The trail was covered in snow, it was very slippery. I highly recommend bringing a trekking pole. The effort is worth it. The views are spectacular
Dec 9, 2017
Even more beautiful with snow! Gorgeous, well-maintained trail
Apr 16, 2017
Made it all the way up to the top with a 6 and 8 year old. Had a blast! First ones on the trail that morning. Gorgeous views everywhere!
Mar 11, 2017
Great hike to start trip, hour and half to top. Panorama views!!
Feb 19, 2017
I have found my park. Absolutely amazing views
Jun 2, 2016
Challenging day hike with awesome views at the top
May 16, 2016
First hike I ever did in a National Park on my own. Was a bit difficult due to my fear of heights but wasn't bad you can adapt it to be as intense.
Mar 15, 2016
Saw deer along path. Overlooks are beautiful. All the way to the top, views are amazing. Climbed out on rocks, looked all around, 'napped' on ro...
Jan 18, 2016
Spectacular view from 1 mile marker.
Jan 17, 2016
Gorgeous hike took a couple of hours but the trail has many switchbacks towards the end to get to the top. Gorgeous desert flowers on the trail as...
Jul 4, 2015
Beautiful hike. Even with a pop up rain storm.