November 1 - April 30. Closed for the summer season.
24-site campground (no hook-ups). $16 per night ($8 with Senior or Access pass). Pit toilets, picnic tables, grills, and water are available. No dump station, no generators allowed. A small picnic area is available across from campsite #23.
16 sites are reservable November 1 - April 30. Contact recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777. Big Bend National Park cannot make reservations.
Cottonwood Campground is a semi-developed camping option. Road and campsite surfaces are gravel. The four vault toilets are accessible. Surfaces in Cottonwood are flat and level. Road surfaces are gravel, and may prove to be difficult for extensive wheelchair navigation. Most campsites are level and useable for those in wheelchairs.
Group Campground is CLOSED at this time.
To reserve the group campsite, contact recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777. Big Bend National Park cannot make reservations.
For your safety and enjoyment, and the protection of park resources, please abide by park campground regulations.
Last updated: April 8, 2021