For the truly adventurous! From the rim to the canyon floor! Experience the incredible beauty of the canyon that inspired Georgia O’Keeffe’s world famous landscapes. Our journey begins over Ghost Rider Ridge. Explore the canyon’s unique geological features as our path descends and winds along the caprock through Crik Crossin’ #1 to Legend Falls. A photography stop at Yellow Bear Bluff then on to the unbelievable Crazee Wooman Slide to begin our trek to the canyon floor.
Capture 360 degree breathtaking panoramas as you maneuver down the slide and onto Deadman’s Crossin’. Marvel at the miracle of color in this up-close view of the formations known as the Spanish Skirts. Continue our descent through remote terrain to Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River winding along the canyon floor. Venture across and travel the bank of the river. Encounter livestock and wildlife that roam the floor as you head East of the river to our destination, the Ancient HooDoo Site, to witness the geological evolution of millions of years. Hear the legend of lost gold as we begin our journey to the top over Lost Treasure Trail.
Palo Duro Creek Ranch is located in one of the nation’s most spectacular scenic attractions – Texas’ magnificent Palo Duro Canyon. Join us for a fun-filled tour of Palo Duro – the nation’s second largest canyon. Come along and discover the natural wonders, geologic diversity, incredible beauty, and rich history of this marvel of nature that has attracted people for hundreds of years. Choose from three exciting jeep tours or a helicopter tour of this one-of-a-kind adventure led by fun and informative guides.
Palo Duro Creek Ranch offers a winning combination of unforgettable Old West adventure, fascinating Western history, real Texas hospitality, and the mysterious enchantment of the breathtaking Palo Duro Canyon.
Note: Jeep tours are offered directly through Palo Duro Ranch. Contact them directly to make a reservation.