Primitive Roadside Campsite— Nugent Mountain

Nugent Mountain 1 (NM-1)
Nugent Mountain 1 (NM-1)

NPS Photo/Big Bend National Park

 
Campsite Specifics
Nugent Mountain 1 (NM-1) can accommodate 3 vehicles, 20 people, 4 horses.
 
Directions
This campsite is located 1.1 miles along the Glenn Spring Road. The access road to the campsites is 0.25 miles long.
 
Road Conditions
Glenn Spring Road, and all campsite access roads along it, are maintained for high clearance vehicles only. Road conditions can quickly deteriorate after rains causing roads to become heavily rutted.
 
Vegetation
No shade at this site. Vegetation is sparse grasses and lechuguilla.
 
Views
Good views of the Chisos Mountains to the west, Chilicotal Mountain to the east, and Nugent Mountain to the west. Crown Mountain is visible to the left of Nugent Mountain.
 
Remarks
This site is suitable for larger groups and has enough space for a trailer to turn around.

Last updated: December 16, 2013

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