Once a remote and seemingly inhospitable area reached only by miles of dirt roads, Big Bend has become one of the most popular vacation destinations in the state of Texas, visited by over 450,000 visitors each year. Scenic vistas, diverse wildlife, outdoor adventure, historic sites, dark skies, and border culture rank among the features visitors enjoy in Big Bend. We look forward to sharing this special place with you.
Prepare for your Adventure
Be Sure to Stop at the Panther Junction Visitor CenterFor information, orientation, exhibits, park video, maps, books, and free brochures, the Panther Junction Visitor Center at Park Headquarters is a great place to start your adventure.
Local outfitters offer a variety of services including shuttles, equipment rentals, guided trips and scenic flights.
Camping and Lodging
Last updated: June 1, 2020