Overnight under a full moon on the South Rim of Big Bend National Park

“You can more or less take your pick of campsites”, said Interpretive Park Ranger Jennette Jurado at Panther Junction park headquarters, when I checked in to book a primitive campsite in the High Chisos. It was 4 pm on a Saturday. I had travelled 117 miles from Alpine, and I reckoned I would need up […]

Big Bend, Texas Step-On Guide

BIG BEND & DAVIS MOUNTAINS   Step-On Guide   This is Jim Glendinning in Alpine, Texas. I have lived in this wonderful place for 18 years, engaged in tourism and writing. I have written the following books about the area: From Big Bend to Carlsbad (1995); Unofficial Border Crossings (2000); Adventures in the Big Bend […]