• Sierra del Carmen

    Big Bend

    National Park Texas

Teacher Workshops

Volunteers
Volunteers at Work
NPS Photo/Big Bend National Park
 
2014 Teacher Workshop

October 17–18, 2014

Volunteering in Your Parks—Community volunteerism is a rewarding experience and a great way to learn about your community and your parks. Join us for a two day one night expreience that will facilitate Big Bend's Good Neighbor Day Fiesta for schools. You will learn from park staff while providing support to the event; present Junior Ranger awards; and share the outdoors with students, teachers, and park community.

For more information, contact Rob Dean by email or call 432-477-1184.

Did You Know?

Dog Canyon

Near the north entrance to Big Bend National Park, Dog Canyon cuts through the Santiago Mountains. Although the real source of the canyon's name is unknown, it was called "Cañon del Perro" by the Spaniards in the late 1700s and early 1800s. More...