Texas - Big Bend & West Texas (PDF Chapter)
This is the Big Bend & West Texas chapter from Lonely Planet's Texas guidebook.
Welcome to the land of wide open spaces. Explore an enormous national park that’s nearly the size of Rhode Island. Stop in small towns that surprise you with minimalist art, planet-watching parties or fascinating ghost-town ruins.
- enjoy music, margaritas and mixing with the locals at the Starlight Theater in Terlingua ghost town
- window shop at the Prada Marfa – a surreal art installation on the side of the road just before Valentine
- get up early to hike the Grapevine Hills Trail and find the Balanced Rock in Big Bend National Park
- restaurants & accommodations
Coverage includes: Big Bend National Park, Terlingua & Study Butte, Lajitas Golf Resort & Spa, Big Bend Ranch State Park, Fort Davis & Davis Mountain, Marfa, Alpine, Marathon, El Paso, Van Horn, Fort Stockton and Guadalupe Mountains National Park.
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