Big Bend Park

· Hikes: the Window, the hot springs, the South Rim, there is so much to explore - do as much as you can.


Terlingua / Lajitas

· Eat: Starlight Theatre, High Sierra Bar & Grill, The Boathouse, La Posada

· Stay: Lajitas Golf Resort, El Dorado

· Photo Ops: Ghost Town

· Outdoors: Golf at Lajitas, explore the ghost town, adventure sports (rafting, horseback riding, etc.)



· Eat: Capri, MarPho, Cochineal, Jetts, Squeeze, Pizza Foundation, Planet Marfa

· Stay: Thunderbird, Paisano, El Cosmico, Hotel Saint George

· Photo Ops: Prada Marfa, the water tower, the courthouse

· Indoors: several galleries, the Get Go, Big Bend Coffee Roasters, the Marfa Book Company, the well

· Outdoors: Chinati hot springs (stilll a far/remote drive from Marfa)

· Nightlife: the Lost Horse

Carefree Highway

Fort Davis

· Eat: Poco Mexico, Fort Davis Drug Store

· Stay: The Hotel Limpia, the Black Bear Lodge

· Photo Ops: Fort Davis Drug Store, the Fort

· Indoors: Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute, Javelinas & Hollyhocks, ample shopping ops on main street.

· Outdoors: McDonald Observatory, Prude Ranch, Hike in the Davis Mountains State Park, hike Point of Rocks

Yucca Bloom


· Eat: Reata, Saddle Club, La Casita, Plaine, Cow Dog

· Stay: Maverick or Holland Hotel

· Photo Ops: Twin Peaks mountains, "the desk", murals

· Indoors: Frontier Street Books & several art galleries, museum of the Big Bend

· Outdoors: hike to the desk on Hancock Hill

· Nightlife: Railroad Blues, Saddle Club, Harry's Tinaja



· Eat: the Gage

· Stay: Marathon Motel, the Gage

· Photo Ops: the Famous Burro

· Indoors: James Evans Gallery

· Outdoors: The Post park