Haynes Ridge Overlook Trail

  • Along the Haynes Ridge Overlook Trail Caprock Canyons State Park in Texas.
  • Along the Haynes Ridge Overlook Trail Caprock Canyons State Park in Texas.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

5 (miles)

 Moderate

Out & Back

~500 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

Texas

The Haynes Ridge Overlook Trail is a moderate hiking trail in Caprock Canyons State Park near Amarillo, Texas. This hike is kid friendly and dog friendly, but your furry kids have to be on leash. Start at the Upper Canyon Trailhead and hike until your reach the Haynes Ridge Overlook turn. Along the way hikers can expect amazing views of the canyonlands below as they travel to the highest area in the park. Make sure to bring a pair binoculars to get a close up view of raptors and bison in the prairie below! In 2011, 80 descendants of the great southern plains bison herd were released to roam 700 acres of grasslands in the park. There is camping available in Caprock Canyon State Park.

Red Tape

Entrance Fee
Contact: Caprock Canyons State Park P.O. Box 204 Quitaque, TX 79255

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