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Big Bend Ranch Interior District alerts

July 7, 2020:

  • Due to recent rains the unpaved roads are passable but in poor condition. Caution needs to be taken on these roads. Visitors should drive very slowly and have a high clearance vehicle. We are working on improving road conditions, but It is our rainy season and more rain is expected. 
  • Sauceda Ranger Station is open, but store access is limited.
  • Reservations to camp are highly recommended. Reserve online or by calling (512) 389-8900.
  • Composting toilets are open. 
  • Water is available at the Sauceda Ranger Station.
  • All trails are open.
  • 4WD roads and backcountry areas are closed.

Big Bend Ranch River District alerts

June 15, 2020:

  • Barton Warnock Visitors Center is open. Exhibits are closed; store access is limited.
  • Advance reservations are highly recommended for day passes and overnight stays. Reserve online or by calling (512) 389-8900.
  • All trails along FM 170 are open. This includes:
    • Contrabando Multi-Use Trail System
    • Closed Canyon
    • Hoodoos
  • All river put-ins are open.

Fort Leaton open

June 15, 2020 - Fort Leaton State Historic Site is open.  The rooms of the fort are open for touring, but exhibits are closed.