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.
The concept of partnership is deeply embedded in the management philosophy of Big Bend National Park. As a result, the park has developed a number effective partnerships with organizations in the region.
Big Bend Natural History Association
Friends of Big Bend National Park
Did You Know?
Some people who take the Lost Mine trail in Big Bend National Park may be secretly looking for the lost mine, but most take the climb to enjoy the scenery, vegetation, and wildlife. The rocks are mostly lava, but a few dikes of igneous rock filling fissures are seen along the way. More...