Brief Directions: Balanced Rock can be reached by traveling East from Presidio, Tx. or South from Marathon, Tx. Take Grapevine Road about 6 miles to trailhead. a moderate hike and ashort climb up the montain takes you to "Balanced Rock". Located in Big Bend National Park in Southwest Texas.
Best Season: Spring
Description: "Balanced Rock" is a natural occuring formation caused by an uplift in the earth's surface. Best photographed at sunrise to get the warm ray's on the colorful rocks.