Big Bend National Park Facts


Gross Area Acres for FY 2004 - 801,163

Gross Area Acres for FY 2003 - 801,163


Total Recreation Visits for FY 2004- 363,119

Total Recreation Visits for FY 2003- 306,641


FY 2004 Annual Budget is $4,995,000

FY 2003 Annual Budget is $5,013,000

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October's Featured Park
Arches National Park is known for its' remarkable natural red sandstone arches. With over 2,000 catalogued arches that range in size from a three-foot opening, to Landscape Arch which measures 306 feet from base to base, the park offers the largest concentration of natural arches in the world.
October's Animal
Most commonly found in the tundra of Rocky Mountain National Park, the pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.