Hiking the Santa Elena Canyon in Big Bend National Park

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Poster of Santa Elena Canyon at the visitor center

Santa Elena Canyon "trailhead"

Flooded road to Santa Elena Canyon

Flooded road to Santa Elena Canyon


Santa Elena trailhead

Santa Elena trailhead

The group is encouraged by the friendly signs

The Santa Elena Canyon


The Santa Elena Canyon

The Santa Elena Canyon

The Santa Elena Canyon

The Santa Elena Canyon


The Santa Elena Canyon

The trail is on this side of the canyon

Wading the Terlingua Creek


Jungle

Rocky bank

Trail up the rocky bank

Rio Grande


Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


The other bank of the canyon

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


Cactus

Rio Grande

Wildlife

The canyon


Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Vegetation

Vegetation


The other bank

Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Vegetation


Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


The canyon

The canyon

The canyon


The canyon

The other wall

Our wall

The trail


The other side

Hawk

The trail

Rocks


The canyon

The canyon

The canyon

The canyon


The canyon

The canyon at the end of the trail


Retracing our steps in the canyon

The canyon

The canyon


Sotol flower

Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Rio Grande


Rio Grande

Back to the creek

Back to the creek

Back to the creek


Back to the creek

Crossing the Terlingua Creek

The Rio Grande after the canyon


The Rio Grande after the canyon

The Rio Grande after the canyon

The Rio Grande after the canyon

The Rio Grande after the canyon


The Rio Grande after the canyon

The Rio Grande after the canyon

Back to Big Bend | Back to Texas


(Copyright 2006 Piero Scaruffi | Legal restrictions - Termini d'uso )
If you would like to purchase the original, high-resolution pictures, contact me