Join a Ranger-Led Program!
Big Bend National Park is open every day and ranger-led programs are offered year round. Use the calendar below to find information about the park's ranger-led programs, events and more! Schedules and topics change weekly.
Join a park ranger for a guided hike, evening program, talk, or workshop on Big Bend's natural and cultural history. These free programs are offered daily. Programs vary weekly, so check at any visitor center for a current schedule when you arrive, or view it ahead of time by checking the schedule on the ranger-guided programs page.
Big Bend is an amazing resource that is just waiting for you and your students to discover. Plan ahead to ensure a rewarding educational experience—whether you plan on bringing your class to Big Bend or want to bring Big Bend to your classroom. Find out more by visiting our educational programs page.
Rangers offer multiple programs during our busy winter season. Check the ranger programs page to see the current schedule.
Last updated: December 20, 2022