Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Waterfalls at Big Bend

Mild temperatures with unusual Spring rains bring surprising blooms and temporary waterfalls! — at Chisos Basin, with a blooming Century Plant or Havard Agave (Agave havardiana)
Photo https://www.facebook.com/BigBendNPS

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Full Moonset

The Moon was absolutely amazing last night! This is what is looked like in Alpine this morning as it set. Photo by Matt Walter. www.texasmountaintrail.com

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

History's Hamburgers

Love this photo from the Tumblr Switching Over to AM of a man at a hamburger stand in Alpine, Texas in 1939.

Photo credit: Russell Lee.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Morning in Marfa

A gorgeous morning sky shot from Tom Michael of Marfa. How many people do you know that can say they wake up to a view like this?

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Nature Conservancy Roadrunner 101

Roadrunners are born to run! These birds move at speeds of up to 18 miles per hour, and they're excellent hunters. They can even catch and eat rattlesnakes! Get more info here >>http://bit.ly/11f2H5f  Photo © Ralph Arvesen/flickr — with Graciana Imas.

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

PinkBike Digs West Texas

Our organization helped bring the team of Chris Reichel, Devon Balet, Dejay Birtch and Josh Smith. to Far West Texas and now it's featured in PinkBike! Thanks to all who helped show the world what great mountain biking we've got! Photos by Devon Balet. 

Monday, December 08, 2014

Valentine's in Valentine

The annual Big Bend Brewing Co. Valentine's in Valentine early-bird tickets are now available for sale. Click on the link to purchase. bit.ly/1zguYnJ

Friday, November 21, 2014

Home Sticky Home

Melinda Gill Black‎ sent us this pic of a wicked Cholla cactus with a delicate bird's nest tucked inside at Big Bend Ranch State Park. My guess is a Cactus Wren. Your guess?