3 days in Big Bend National Park Itinerary

3 days in Big Bend National Park Itinerary

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Big Bend National Park

Big Bend National Park ©
Situated where the Rio Grande River takes a big southerly dip in West Texas, Big Bend National Park covers a massive expanse of desert, woodlands, and grasslands full of rivers, limestone canyons, and high mountains. Nearly 2,000 species of plant and animal life call this place home.
Big Bend National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Chisos Mountains, see a world frozen in time at Terlingua, explore the stunning scenery at Santa Elena Canyon, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Balanced Rock.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Big Bend National Park trip planner .

March in Big Bend National Park sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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Chisos Mountains ©
Chisos Mountains
Santa Elena Canyon ©
Santa Elena Canyon
The Balanced Rock ©
The Balanced Rock

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