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Glenn Springs Trail is a 0.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Big Bend National Park, Texas that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.

Length 0.5 mi Elevation gain 29 ft Route type Loop
Kid friendly Hiking Nature trips Walking Bird watching River Views Wild flowers No dogs
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Getting There

Old townsite, all the buildings are gone, but several foundations remain.

It's about 9 miles off the Rio Grande Village road: South on the graded Glenn Springs Road.

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Jack Tatsch
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There is no trail, but Glenn Springs townsite is rich in century old history. Old foundations still exist, but none of the buildings do. Across Glenn Draw, was the Mexican Glenn Springs. The old cemetery can be reached by taking the Black Gap 4X4 road across Glenn Draw and taking the first left.

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Rachal RoessBoss
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