• Sierra del Carmen

    Big Bend

    National Park Texas

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  • 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.

Local Outfitters

Shuttle Service, Equipment Rental, and Guided Trips

 

Scenic Flights

Rio Aviation, Inc. 1-432-557-9477
 

—This listing of local outfitters and shuttle providers is a service to our visitors and implies no endorsement by the National Park Service or Big Bend National Park.

Did You Know?

Santa Elena Canyon

From the 1930s until the mid-1960s, Santa Elena Canyon was formally known as "Santa Helena Canyon." The National Park Service dropped the H from the name to assist english-speaking visitors in pronouncing the Spanish language name of the canyon.