Hikes in Big Bend Ranch State Park


These are some of the most popular hikes in Big Bend Ranch State Park. Check in with the folks at the State Park to find out about trail and weather conditions.

Trail No./NameDistanceDifficultyTrailhead Location
15. Closed Canyon Trail1.4 miles round tripeasyClosed Canyon Trailhead, Hwy 170
16. Rancherias Canyon Trail9.6 miles round tripmediumWest Rancherias Trailhead, Hwy 170
17. Rancherias Loop Trail19-mile loopbackpackers onlyEast or West Rancherias Trailhead, Hwy 170

CAUTION! Summer heat and other extreme weather conditions may significantly increase the difficulty factor of hikes. Be aware of the possibility of flash floods, summer lightning storms and extreme temperature drops in the winter months. Always carry plenty of water and dress appropriately for weather and temperature conditions. Contact the State Park for current conditions.