There’s a lot of country to cover in Big Bend. Big Bend National Park has 100 miles of paved road, and at least 150 of backcountry dirt roads. Highway 170 between Lajitas and Redford is one of the most spectacular drives in the US. Guided tours are available in a variety of vehicles, from luxury SUV’s to rugged open air Jeeps with cloth canopies.
Guides do not just drive, they are knowledgeable about the local area and specialize in explaining the history, geology, flora and fauna of the area.
Far Flung Outdoor Center Jeep and ATV tours. FM 170 near junction of FM 170 and TX 118. 432-371-2633
Big Bend River Tours , FM 170 near the junction of FM 170 and TX 118. 800-545-4240, local 371-3033
Big Bend Overland Tours http://www.chisosmountainslodge.com/big-bend-overland-tours offers guided interpretive tours in a 4×4 Ford Expedition. Tour Big Bend National Park and vicinity in climate controlled comfort. Regularly scheduled tours to a variety of locations or custom adventures are available. 800-848-2363, local 432 371-2218
Wild Adventure Outfitters, PO Box 424, 432-247-3262, 432-266-8076