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.
Recycling Fast Facts
Recycling isn't just good for landfills and trees, it actually saves manufacturers money, and cuts down on the carbon emissions associated with processing the raw materials.
Did You Know?
As planning progressed for the new Big Bend National Park in the early 1940s, one prominent proposal called for the construction of a cog railroad or monorail from the Basin to the South Rim. More...