Terlingua, TX 79852
Big Bend Resort & Adventures
Mystical Rio Grande Canyons & Chihuahuan Desert at your doorstep.
GATEWAY TO BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK AND BIG BEND RANCH STATE PARK, TEXAS
OPEN YEAR ROUND!
Located in the Big Bend Area on the doorstep of Big Bend National Park, Big Bend Resort & Adventures offers wilderness encounters with canyons, rivers, mountains and the Chihuahuan Desert. Nearby you can find over a million acres of incredibly diverse and unspoiled ecosystems to explore. Float the Rio Grande, hike Chisos Mountains trails, see historic outposts, ghost towns and homesteads.
Big Bend Resort & Adventures offers full-service lodging at the gateway to an unlimited amount of options for a vacation full of fun, relaxation, adventure, or nothing at all - wherever your adventure takes you.
Big Bend Resort & Adventures is also near the town of Terlingua, which was once a prosperous mining village built during the
height of the old west in the mid-1880s. In 1922, forty percent of the nation's quicksilver was produced here. By the 1940's, Terlingua was a ghost town. Since then, Terlingua has gained notoriety by attracting over 10,000 visitors to their annual International Chili Cookoff.
Services at Big Bend Resort & Adventures include:
- Motel Accommodations and Small Apartments
- Casa Grande A 3bd room house., Tent camping, showers.
- Café & Convenience Store
- 9-Hole Golf Course with Carts
- Gift Shop & Convenience Store
- RV Park and Campground
- Guest Laundry
- Meeting Facilities
Day trip excursions can be arranged through Big Bend Overland Tours, offering customized tours to remote destinations in the Big Bend National Park, including forays into Big Bend State Park. Discover local history and wildlife in a airconditioned 4x4 Excursion that can seat up to 6 guest. You will be accompanied by a knowledgeable tour guide. We also offer custom box lunches and beverages.
MOON VALLEY: Located on private property, explore the area that NASA astonauts trained for the first moonwalk. Appox 3 hrs.
SANTS ELENA LOOP: View 1500 feet canyon walls, eat lunch at the historic Castolon Store, visit the ruins of the old Sam Nail Ranch. Appox. 5 hrs.
Nowhere is Texas enormity personified more completely than in the Big Bend Area!
Directions to Big Bend Resort & Adventures
From Alpine, TX:
Take Route 118 South and follow signs for "Study Butte" and Big Bend National Park. We are 80 miles South at the junction of Routes 118 and 170.
From Marathon, TX:
Take Route 385 South through Big Bend National Park to Panther Junction. Turn right and follow the road out of the Park into Route 118. We are located at the junction of Routes 118 and 170.
Terlingua, TX 79852