J.O. Langford’s Hot Springs: A Very Brief History

J.O. Langford’s Hot Springs: A Very Brief History

Consider the recent history of the hot springs and the story of how they became national park property for only $10. Be sure to make your way down that pleasant path for a soak on your next visit!

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Time Travel Road Trip

Time Travel Road Trip

By Cactus Jane One of the most relaxing things to do out here is take in the scenic drives. Cruising from village to village on long highways and county roads creates a zen-like joy. There’s something satisfying about racking up the miles with nothing but mountains and range land in view. In the Big Bend, […]

Paisano Pass Volcano

Paisano Pass Volcano

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Marathon Basin

Marathon Basin

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

Terlingua Mining District

Terlingua Mining District

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

Chisos Mine and Terlingua

Chisos Mine and Terlingua

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

Early Human Habitation

Early Human Habitation

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

Marathon Snapshots

Marathon Snapshots

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

US Army Camel Experiment

US Army Camel Experiment

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

Camp Pena Colorado

Camp Pena Colorado

  An Educational Resource Provded by Brewster County Tourism Council

HISTORICAL OVERVIEW

HISTORICAL OVERVIEW

A brief overview of Big Bend History
Big Bend History
Tracks across the centuries trail back thousands of years when the first Native Americans arrived in the Big Bend.

Geology

Geology

Driving south out of Alpine, Marathon, Marfa, you can’t help but notice geology. Even the name Big Bend is a geologic description