Rio Grande Big Bend National Park Texas
There are no electricity, water or sewer hookups at this facility. Campground Regulations For your safety and enjoyment, and the protection of park resources, please abide by park campground regulations. Lodging is available at the Sauceda Bunkhouse. It is located close to Boquillas Canyon and Hot Springs, and acts as a launch point for visitors accessing the river or the endless miles of backcountry roads.
Planning a Float Trip
Raft or paddle the Rio Grande on the border between Texas and Mexico. Explore what used to be a working ranch on horseback. Set up your tent in perfect solitude. Park headquarters was once ranch headquarters, complete with the owner’s home.
Welcome to the Other Side of Nowhere! Big Bend Ranch State Park offers outdoor recreation for the truly adventurous. This Rio Grande Big Bend National Park Texas park features rugged mountains, steep canyons, amazing views, unparalleled night skies, and solitude in a high desert setting.
The park stretches along the Rio Grande in far west Texas, on the U. Things to Do Visitors can hike, mountain-bike, backpack, paddle, ride horses or explore by vehicle the park has two- and four-wheel-drive roads. Extreme heat warning In warm weather months, be prepared for extreme summer heat.
Temperatures typically exceed degrees by late morning and can reach as high as degrees in the sun. They remain at dangerous levels even after sunset. Carry plenty of extra Glacier National Park To Great Falls Mt on the trails, and stay off trails in the afternoon. Explore 70 miles of unmaintained dirt roads in high-clearance four-wheel-drive vehicles.
Float, fish and hike, or drive the scenic Camino del Rio FM Stay overnight Campers can choose from drive-up or hike-in primitive sitesor equestrian sites. All sites except backcountry can be reached by vehicle. Some roads require four-wheel-drive or high clearance. Campsites offer solitude and great vistas; all except backcountry offer some camp amenities.
Lodging is available at the Sauceda Bunkhouse.
Generators are permitted in some sites during designated generator hours 8AM – 8PM. Local managers are committed to the health and safety of recreational visitors and our staff. Some roads require four-wheel-drive or high clearance. Do not hang hammocks on trees.