Palo Duro Canyon State Park. It deserves its reputation as the Grand Canyon of Texas! Really beautiful. Palo Duro Canyon State Park opened on July 4, 1934 and contains 29,182 acres of the scenic, northern most portion of the Palo Duro Canyon. The Canyon is 120 miles long, as much as 20 miles wide, has a maximum depth of more than 800 feet. Its elevation at the rim is 3,500 feet above sea level. It is often claimed that Palo Duro Canyon is the second largest canyon in the United States.
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