• Sierra del Carmen

    Big Bend

    National Park Texas

For Kids

Children explore Big Bend on a guided hike
Children explore Big Bend on a ranger-guided hike.
NPS/Eric Leonard

Explore Big Bend!
Big Bend National Park offers many opportunities for children. This unique desert region provides opportunities for exploration. To make the most of your visit, complete a junior ranger activity booklet to earn a badge or patch!

Discover Big Bend
There are many online resources for learning about Big Bend National Park and the National Park Service. If you are writing a school report, or just want to learn more about your parks, visit the History & Culture, Nature & Science, and Plan Your Visit sections of this website.

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