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Palo Duro Canyon State Park

11450 Park Road 5, Canyon, TX 79015-8747
+1 806-656-2244
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lots of rain but it was ok

showed up on Saturday for a three night stay. you need to pay attention as you drive down into the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
dj56_11
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Pittsburg, TX
Beautiful, peaceful, remarkable

While looking for things to do in and around Amarillo, we discovered Palo Duro Canyon and decided... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
shennin52
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Cedar City, Utah
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A dramatic 60-mile long and 800-foot deep canyon noted for its excellent hiking, birding, fishing and mountain biking.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11450 Park Road 5, Canyon, TX 79015-8747
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Reviewed yesterday

showed up on Saturday for a three night stay. you need to pay attention as you drive down into the canyon. The road is tight and winding so we were glad our trailer was only 17'. They had experienced a lot of rain including all...More

Thank dj56_11
Reviewed 2 days ago

While looking for things to do in and around Amarillo, we discovered Palo Duro Canyon and decided to visit it, as it is the second largest Canyon in the USA. We went for an afternoon visit and were so taken with the scenery in the...More

Thank shennin52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Texas State Park. Great scenery along a paved road. Looked at the campgrounds, nice. Good day trip.

Thank rjackson01
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live ten minutes from the second largest canyon in the US. I work at the Visitor's Center as a volunteer. Years ago, on a business trip here, someone told me about it. I honestly did not believe them because all the land around is...More

Thank rimwanderer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Palo Duro is a beautiful canyon and it's amazing it's the 2nd largest in the US! There is a store/visitor center with historical facts. There are many options to explore the canyon such as hiking, biking, and horeback riding.

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to a knee injury we were only able to drive through the park and take in all its beauty. We had no idea how beautiful this canyon was going to be. We returned at night to watch the stars. We plan to return again...More

Thank johnny1160
Reviewed 1 week ago

The canyon is one very pretty place to visit. There is a musical preformed in the canyon that is so very well worth the price of the ticket. And if you leave the show not feeling like you are a proud Texan from Iowa than...More

Thank 209rexc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where to begin. When you think Texas is done with showing you how beautiful it is. Then we went here. Wife's scared of heights but she drove this like a champ. Didn't get to hike a lot because our daughters foot was hurt. But just...More

1  Thank shhparents
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply beautiful. Something for everyone. Planned to just drive through. Stayed the entire day. Breath taking.

Thank texas75056
Reviewed 1 week ago

For those who enjoy natures best displays, this is one of them. Driving here, you don't expect to come upon this vast canyon, but it's a real treat. Many trails to explore and climb on. Great views and camera spots as well. Way beyond what...More

Thank Yodatravel
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mamallama2017
6 September 2017|
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Response from CHUMKI C | Reviewed this property |
That is so sweet of you to think about taking your mom there. I think she can still enjoy Palo Duro, as you mentioned she can be in the car. You can drive her around the park, the park roads are pretty good. Only thing is... More
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Glenna H
2 September 2017|
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Response from Larry C | Reviewed this property |
Pets must be on a leash. Enjoy!
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Glenna H
2 September 2017|
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Response from Larry C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay! Just keep them on a leach!!!
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