This Enchanting Hike Takes You Straight Through Texas’ Very Own Grand Canyon
Most of us have heard of Palo Duro Canyon, but not everyone knows that it’s the second largest canyon in the entire country. There are several different trails throughout the park, varying in both length and difficulty, but none compare to the Lighthouse Trail. Keep reading to see the beautiful scenery awaiting you on this unforgettable journey through the forgotten lands of Texas.
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Click here to read more about the trail. For general information about Palo Duro Canyon State Park, click here.
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Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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