• Sierra del Carmen

    Big Bend

    National Park Texas

Backcountry Roads and Campsites Re-Opened

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Date: August 12, 2011
Contact: David Elkowitz, 432-477-1108

Road surfacing and improvement work has been completed for the Glenn Springs, Maverick, and Pine Canyon backcountry roads within Big Bend National Park. These roads and the campsites along these roads have been re-opened to traffic for visitor enjoyment. The work on these roads included the addition of concrete mats in a low water crossing area on Maverick Road, as well as rock crushing and grading portions of Glenn Springs Road and the entirety of Pine Canyon Road.

Did You Know?

The Colima warbler

The Colima warbler can only be found in the United States in Big Bend National Park. Named for the region of Mexico that it calls home most of the year, the Colima warbler migrates to the Chisos Mountains during breeding season. More...