First day, December 31 Our first campsite was Gravel Pit #1, a few miles upstream on the Rio Grande from Rio Grande Village, where we were booked for three nights. The ranger who helped us plan our itinerary promised that the Gravel Pit had nice sites, despite the unglamorous name. She did not lie. We Read More →

We’ve recently left Big Bend National Park after a ten day stay. Ten days is by far the longest we have stayed at any one place since leaving Florida, but Big Bend is so large that it hardly counts as ‘one place’. We stayed at four different campsites, exploring the different regions of the park Read More →