Texas has no shortage of real beaches, but very few – if any at all – are surrounded by massive limestone cliffs. Santa Elena Canyon, located in the iconic Big Bend National Park, features 1500-foot rock walls with a sandy alcove just steps away. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a picnic lunch while you soak up some rays!

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Have you ever hiked Santa Elena Canyon Trail? If so, tell us all about your experience! Check out our previous article to learn more about this incredible place: Kayak Through Santa Elena Canyon to Experience The West Texas Mountains In A Whole New Way.

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