Operating Hours & Seasons
Chisos Basin Visitor Center
NPS Photo/Ann Wildermuth
Park entrances are open 24 hours daily, all year. Entrance fee stations have variable seasons and hours.
Arriving After Hours
Big Bend is very remote; it is not unusual for visitors to arrive after normal business hours. Park entrances are always open, but entrance fee stations and visitor centers may be closed before you arrive.
For more information, please contact: Forever Resorts at 432-477-2291. Hours are subject to change without notice.
- Panther Junction
Open daily, 9:00am–5:00pm. Reduced hours on Christmas day.
- Chisos Basin
Open daily, 8:30am–4:00pm. Closed for lunch. Reduced hours on Christmas day.
Open November through April 10:00am–4:00pm. Closed for lunch.
- Persimmon Gap
Open daily, 9:00am–4:00pm. Closed for lunch.
- Rio Grande Village
- Open November through April, 8:30am–4:00pm. Closed for lunch.