Great desert hike for us

The trail consists of a well worn path through the desert. The Chimneys are low in the distance to the right of Kit Mountain.
User: Austin Explorer - 10/17/2001

Location: Big Bend - Chimneys Trail

Rating:
Difficulty:  Solitude:
Miles Hiked: 5.50 Miles  Elapsed Time: 3 hours, 30 minutes

Comments:

We enjoyed this one quite a bit.  Crossed paths with a rattle snake along the way and only saw a small group of other hikers in the distance.



Log Photos
Trail View
Ocotillo
Dry Creek
The Chimneys
Shelter
Chimney
Snake
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