6 IMPORTANT TIPS FOR VISITING THE BIG BEND

6 IMPORTANT TIPS FOR VISITING THE BIG BEND

he Big Bend is a remote region of West Texas that includes over one million acres of public land, Big Bend National Park, Big Bend Ranch State Park, and offers many activities, from camping and river rafting to horseback riding and off-road vehicle tours.

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Big Bend
Sunny
Sunny
57°F
humidity: 71%
wind speed: 1 m/s SSE
wind gusts: 2 m/s
UV-Index: 0
Precipitation: 0in / 0%
sunrise: 07:32
sunset: 17:55
 
Santa Elena

Santa Elena

nature trail enters its shady depths, 8 miles west of Castolon, accessible by either Ross Maxwell Scenic Drive or the Old Maverick Road.

River Trips

River Trips

Five  spectacular river canyons in Big Bend offer incredible opportunities to kayak, canoe or raft the Rio Grande. The river is not difficult for beginning and intermediate paddlers at normal river flows, and some sections are ideal for novices. Bring your own gear, rent equipment from local outfitters, or take a fully equipped guided trip from two hours to ten days.