Pictures from Big Bend National Parktravelshiking
While interning at TracLabs in Houston, I took a mini-vacation over Memorial Day weekend to hike around Big Bend National Park, located in southwest Texas on the Rio Grande. It was hot, super-dry, and a 10 hour drive from Houston, but I enjoyed exploring the mountains and getting out of Houston.
The high fire danger prohibited backcountry camping in the higher elevations, so I hiked about 15 miles on Saturday and did a bunch of shorter hikes on Sunday.
Here's a High Chisos map and some pictures: