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BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, TEXAS

Hiking in the Unspoiled Beauty of Big Bend

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Program #11958RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging (Variable by Program Date)
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Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 14 total, 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinner

We are unable to offer meal options outside of our standard menu on this program; None.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Chisos Mountains Lodge: Big Bend National Park, TX, 5 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: The Chisos Mountains Lodge is the only accommodations in the National Park. The Lodge located in the heart of the Chisos Mountains in an area known as the Basin, is surrounded by stunning views of the Chisos Mountains. Wildlife such as deer, javelina and all kinds of birds are often spotted in the area. A park visitor center and gorgeous "get-away" spots are only steps from the rooms.

Contact info:
Rural Station, Basin Area
Big Bend National Park, TX 79834 USA
phone: 432-477-2291
web: www.chisosmountainslodge.com

Room amenities: Coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator AC/heat and wall to wall carpet in all rooms. No TV, radio or phones in rooms. Pay phones available in general Basin area. Cell phones generally do not work. VCR/TV rental available.

Facility amenities: One coin-operated washer/dryer is available. Limited Internet "hot spot" for wireless laptop. A small convenience store, National Park small visitor center, restaurant and gift store.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: Vary with season, please call.
Identify that you are with the Road Scholar program.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Additional nights after: Vary with season, please call.
Identify that you are with the Road Scholar program.

Check out time: 11:00 PM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
7 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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