Hiking the South Rim trail via Emory Peak in Big Bend National Park

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The Pinnacles and Emory Peak from the Basin campground
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Trailhead for the Window trail at Basin Campground

Trailhead for the Window trail at Basin Campground

Junction to Window and to South Rim

Wildflowers


Wildflowers

Wildflowers

Cactus

Cactus


Sotol flower

The Window

Trail map

Mountain lion


Elevation gain

Pinnacles trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)


Pinnacles trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

Emory Peak

Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)


Yucca flower

Yucca flower

Deer

Pinnacles trail


Pinnacles trail

Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers


Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers


Emory Peak

Pinnacles

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Emory Peak

View of the Basin

Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail


Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail


Pinnacles trail

Pinnacles trail

View of the Basin

The Window


Pinnacles

French tourist at the Pinnacles


View of the Basin

Emory Peak

Turnout for Emory Peak


Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Trail to Emory Peak


Trail to Emory Peak

Trail to Emory Peak (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

Yucca


Emory Peak trail

Emory Peak trail

Emory Peak trail

Emory Peak trail


Emory Peak

Emory Peak

Emory Peak

Emory Peak


Emory peak

Emory peak


View from the top

View from the top

Marker of the summit

View from the top


View from the top

View from the top


View from the top

View from the top

View from the top


View from the top

View from the top

Wildflower

Wildflower


Wildflower

Wildflower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Yucca

Yucca

Tree


Wildflower

Wildflower

Wildflower

Wildflower


Wildflower

Wildflower

Wildflower

Wildflower


Emory Peak trail

Emory Peak trail

Wildflowers

Wildflowers


Plant

Wildflower

Wildflower

Wildflower


Wildflower

Rock

Rock

Wildflowers


Rock

Rock

Rock

Rock


Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Rock

Cactus flower

Junction with Colima trail


Junction with Colima trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

Junction with Colima trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

Creek

Creek


Creek

Creek

Creek

Creek


Creek

Rocks

Rock and vegetation

Rock and vegetation


Butterfly and wildflowers

Butterfly and wildflowers

Creek

Creek


Creek

Creek

Creek

Vegetation


Vegetation

Junction with East Rim trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

South Rim trail

South Rim trail


South Rim trail

Creek

Creek

Creek


Creek

Almost at the South Rim

Cactus

Yuccas


South Rim

South Rim

South Rim (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

South Rim (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)


South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim


View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim


View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Cactus


Cactus

Trail

Rock

Rock


View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

Cactus flower


Cactus flower

Laguna Meadow trail

Rock

Rock


View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim

View from the South Rim


Laguna Meadows trail

Laguna Meadows trail

Laguna Meadows trail

Laguna Meadows trail


View from the South Rim

Laguna Meadows trail

cactus flowers

cactus flowers


cactus flowers

cactus flowers

Peaks

Peaks


Peaks

Peaks

Junction with Colima trail (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

Peaks


Laguna Meadow trail

Blue Creek junction (multiply by 1.6 to get the distances)

Emory Peak

Wildflowers


Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers

Cactus flowers

Peak


The trail

The trail

Cactus flower

Cactus flower


The trail

The trail

Wildlower

Yucca


Yucca

Yucca

Wildflower

Wildflower


Wildflower

The trail

The trail

The trail


Yucca flower

Yucca flower

Yucca flower

Yucca flower


Yucca flower

Wildflowers

Wildflowers

Wildflowers

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