Amistad National Recreation Area is located on the US and Mexico border near Del Rio, Texas, and is between San Antonio and Big Bend National Park. The park is 160 miles west of San Antonio on US Highway 90, and about 230 miles east of Big Bend via US Highways 90 and 385. Access to Amistad from the north or south is via US Highway 277/377.
Commercial airline service is not available in Del Rio. The nearest airports to Amistad National Recreation Area include: San Antonio (SAT), San Angelo (SJT), Midland (MAF), and El Paso (ELP).
Did You Know?
Laughlin Air Force Base has a marina and campground on Lake Amistad for active and retired military personnel.