People

The Koch family camping in the Chisos Basin, 1945
Lady Bird Johnson

NPS Historic Photograph Collection

 

The People of Big Bend


This place changes the people who experience it. The modern history of Big Bend if full of numerous characters and individuals who lived, struggled, and thrived in the unique environment of this region.

Here you'll find some of Big Bend's best characters: ranchers, residents, organizations, advocates, and park rangers.

Last updated: September 20, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 129
Big Bend National Park, TX 79834-0129

Phone:

(432) 477-2251

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