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.
VIP2VIP - Volunteer Newsletter
Check out our Big Bend National Park Volunteer Newsletter (PDF format). Published usually monthly during our volunteer season, the newsletter provides a view into the unique volunteer community here at Big Bend.
Did You Know?
Townsend Point (7580'/2310m) is the second highest point in the Chisos Mountains. The point is named in honor of Everett Townsend, who was instrumental in the establishment of Big Bend National Park More...