Tag Archives: Big Bend State Park

16th Annual Ride 4 Trails – Big Bend National Park

While participants in the Ride 4 Trails began arriving in Terlingua this evening, elated that Big Bend National Park had reopened just one day prior to the kickoff of their 16th annual event, tragedy marred the usual festivities. Adam Arredondo, … Continue reading

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Day 14 of Government Shutdown – Big Bend National Park still in lockdown

Day 14 of the government shutdown finds the US House farther away from agreement than they were on day two. 800,000 federal employees remain out of work, including National Parks employees. In the Big Bend area, especially, this impacts a … Continue reading

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Day 13 – Closure of Big Bend National Park . . . Discovery of Big Bend State Park

Over the course of the past 13 days, I’ve met individuals whose original destination had been Big Bend National Park and whose plans had to change because of the closure of our National Parks; individuals from other states in the … Continue reading

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National Park closure increases visits to Big Bend State Park

There’s an old saying that a window doesn’t close that a door doesn’t open. In this case, that window is a proper noun . . . The Window at Big Bend National Park. The door that’s been opened to so … Continue reading

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