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.
Six Flags Over Big Bend
Note: The flags shown here are the current flags for each nation. Some flags have changed in appearance since the time they flew over Texas.
Republic of Texas
Confederate States of America
United States of America
Did You Know?
There are two trails that provide access to "The Window." in the Chisos Basin of Big Bend National Park. The Window Trail is a strenuous five mile round-trip to the base of The Window, and the The Window View Trail is a .3 mile loop that provides excellent views of the Basin. More...