Chisos Basin Visitor Center
Big Bend Natural History Association bookstore and restrooms. Backcountry permits are issued during normal hours. A water faucet is available on the east side of the building for filling personal water containers.
Did You Know?
The lowest point in Big Bend National Park is Rio Grande Village, at 1,850' (564m), and the highest point is Emory Peak at 7,832' (2,387m). This variation in elevation is nearly 6,000 feet, and influences plant and animal distribution as well as temperature. More...