There are four campgrounds in Big Bend National Park. The National Park Service (NPS) operates three developed frontcountry campgrounds that provide drinking water and restroom facilities. In addition, a full hookup RV camping area is operated by the park concessioner, Aramark.
Campgrounds Outside of Big Bend National Park
There are now many options for camping outside the park when Big Bend is full.
For visitors with rugged vehicles, or the willingness to leave the road behind and backpack into the wild, Big Bend provides options for backcountry camping.
Backpacking Group Size Limit
An organized group or individual party may not exceed a 15 person limit.
Camping Stay Limits
Last updated: May 1, 2023