A Must See in Texas!!

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User: krampus - 1/16/2011

Location: Palo Duro - Lighthouse Trail

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Miles Hiked: 6.00 Miles  Elapsed Time: N/A

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Did this with a scout troop on a very cold weekend. The hike is one of the most scenic in Texas. The hike is pretty easy EXCEPT for that last climb to get to the bLighthouse trail. That is a VERY steep climb on very loose dirt. Not for hikers carrying more than 20 lbs. If you have backcountry packs you want to drop them and make the climb. Day packs are fine for the climb. Make time to spend some time at the top though. The view is AWESOME!!!!



Area around Palo Duro - Lighthouse Trail
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