Extreme Water Shortage
Extreme water shortage throughout park. Visitors are limited to 5 gallons per day, and are encouraged to conserve further when possible. Please consider bringing your own water to the park.
Big Bend National Park Daily Report
Produced by the Division of Visitor and Resource Protection, the Big Bend National Park Daily Report provides weather, river levels, and other information about current park conditions.Please Note: If we are unable to upload a current Daily Report you may call 432-477-1158 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm CST for information.
Did You Know?
The Harte Ranch section of the North Rosillos Mountains was added to Big Bend National Park in 1987. Property owners Houston H. Harte and Edward H. Harte donated the 67,000 acre ranch to the Texas Nature Conservancy in 1985 with the understanding that it would eventually become part of the park.