Big Bend National Park COVID-19 Status & Updates

Masks:

Fully vaccinated visitors to federal buildings and federal lands are no longer required to wear masks.
--Please be courteous and wear a mask in park facilities and busy areas if you are not fully vaccinated.

Maximum Group Size Limits:

Group sizes are limited to either TWELVE people or a single household.

-This includes commercial tours and tour buses.

-Read the Latest CDC Guidance

 

Closed Areas and Facilities

  • Boquillas Crossing Port of Entry to Mexico
  • Coin-operated showers & Laundromat
 

Current Changes to Park Operations:

Fully vaccinated visitors to federal buildings and federal lands are no longer required to wear masks.

  • Please be courteous and wear a mask if you are not fully vaccinated.

Park Campgrounds

Rio Grande Village & Chisos Basin Campgrounds open

By Reservation only Plan ahead. No first come-first served camping.

Visit www.recreation.gov for reservations and to check on campsite availability

Rio Grande Village RV Park

Full RV Hookups. By reservation only. .
You MUST call 432-477-2293 to make arrangements

Backcountry Camping

A backcountry permit is required for all backcountry camping and river trips.

Chisos Mountains Lodge

Limited availability. Reservations REQUIRED

Chisos Mountains Restaurant

  • No inside dining
  • Meal delivery to registered lodge guests 12:00 to 6:00 pm
  • Limited grab and go service available to the public 12:00 to 4:00 pm
 

Last updated: June 4, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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

Phone:

432-477-2251

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