Barton Warnock Visitor Center Map


The Barton Warnock Center is on FM 170, one mile east of Lajitas.

Barton Warnock Visitor Center is the eastern entrance to Big Bend Ranch State Park and Fort Leaton State Historic Site is the western entrance.

HC 70, P.O. Box 375 
Terlingua, TX 79852

Latitude: 29.269902
Longitude: -103.757351

Conditions can vary from day to day. For more details, contact the park.

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HC 70, P.O. Box 375
Terlingua, TX 79852

Latitude: 29.269902

Longitude: -103.757351

(432) 424-3327

Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900

Entrance Fees
  • 13 years and older: $5 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under: Free

Open daily

We often reach capacity; reservations are highly recommended for camping. To guarantee entrance,
 reserve and pay for day passes and camping permits online or by calling the customer service center, before you visit.

Office Hours for
Big Bend Ranch State Park

East entrance:
Barton Warnock Visitor Center
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily


West entrance:
Fort Leaton State Historic Site
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily


Sauceda Ranger Station
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily 
Closed Dec. 25.


Note: The Sauceda Ranger Station is 27 miles of rugged, dirt road from FM 170. This is the only way in or out of the interior of the park. Motor homes and trailers are not recommended.