How much does it cost to camp at Big Bend National Park?

How much does it cost to camp at Big Bend National Park?

The National Park Service operates three developed frontcountry campgrounds; Rio Grande Village Campground, Chisos Basin Campground, and Cottonwood Campground. The cost is $16 per night per site ($8 per night with Senior or Access pass). Reservations required.

Do you have to pay to get into Big Bend National Park?

Big Bend National Park normally charges $30 per vehicle, $25 per motorcycle, $15 per individual. The entrance fee waiver for the fee-free days does not cover amenity or user fees for activities such as camping or backcountry permits.

Can I camp in my car at Big Bend?

There is no vehicle “boondocking” or “dispersed camping” in Big Bend, but for those who wish to get away from it all, the park offers 64 primitive campsites along backcountry roads. These sites are located in the most remote desert areas of the park. Some require hours of challenging driving to reach.

Is a Texas state park Pass worth it?

It definitely saves us a bunch of money! Besides covering your day use fees for a year, your Texas State Parks Pass also gets you a few nights of discounted camping, as well as discounts in park gift shops or for equipment rentals in some parks.

Do you need reservations at Big Bend National Park?

Reservations are not needed to enter Big Bend National Park, but normal entrance fees will be collected at all park entrance stations.

Can you park your RV anywhere in Texas?

Can I Go Boondocking in Texas? The short answer: of course, you can! While it doesn’t have the vast expanses of BLM or Forest Service Land found to the west of the Rockies, there are still plenty of places for boondocking in Texas.

Can you bring alcohol to Big Bend National Park?

The hot springs (105°F), located near Rio Grande Village, are available for soaking. The hot springs area is designated day-use only; overnight camping, alcoholic beverages, and pets are prohibited.

Can you Boondock in Big Bend National Park?

Is it free to camp at Big Bend National Park?

A permit ($12) is required to stay in all backcountry campsites at Big Bend National Park. You may stay up to 14 days with the permit.