5 days in Big Bend National Park Itinerary

5 days in Big Bend National Park Itinerary

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Big Bend National Park

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lajitas Zipline and Big Bend Ranch State Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Terlingua and Hot Springs Historic District. Change things up with these side-trips from Big Bend National Park: Terlingua Trading Company (in Terlingua) and Museum of the Big Bend (in Alpine). Spend the 12th (Sat) exploring nature at Big Bend National Park. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chisos Mountains, make a trip to Abandoned Contrabando Movie Set, and hike along Lost Mine Trail.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Big Bend National Park holiday app .

January in Big Bend National Park sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Big Bend National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Alpine, Terlingua Trading Company, Big Bend Ranch State Park
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Big Bend National Park
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Chisos Mountains
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Museum of the Big Bend

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