The Window via Window-Trail

based on 10 tracks & routes #32 hike out of 63 in
2.8 mi
1 hrs 37 min
938 ft
Elev Gain


This is a moderate out and back trail to The Window in Big Bend National Park. The trail leaves from the Chisos Basin parking area before passing the Chisos Basin Campground and Carter Peak. It then descends into The Window itself, crossing the drainage several times before ending at the pour-off.

Excellent views of the NW corner of the park from the end of the trail.

Getting Started

The main trailhead can be found near the back of the Chisos Basin parking area. An alternate route departs from the Chisos Basin Campgound.

This is an alternate route for The Window via Window-Trail.

Sights to See

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