Government Springs 1 Primitive Campsite

Big Bend National Park

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Grapevine Hills Rd. Big Bend National Park, TX 79834 432-477-2251 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 29.341, -103.2553

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Overview of Government Springs 1 Primitive Campsite

Big Bend offers a number of primitive campsites along backcountry roads, some of these roadside campsites are accessible to passenger vehicles but most require the use of high clearance or even 4-wheel drive vehicles to access the campsites.

Grapevine Hills (GH) Primitive Roadside Campsites are located along the gravel Grapevine Hills Road which begins 3 miles west of Panther Junction. Five primitive roadside campsites are located along the Grapevine Hills Road, GH-1 is a large site that can accommodate 3 vehicles and up to 20 people. Grapevine Hills Campsites are reservable online up to 6 months in advance via or by calling 877-444-6777.

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Elevation 3,904 ft / 1,189 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Government Springs 1 Primitive Campsite 6 people have reviewed this location.

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Last reported 10/25/2020

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Paint Gap 1 Primitive Campsite

Basic, but perfect in a pinch

- Randy

Grapevine Hills 2 & 3 Primitive Campsites

Disbursed Camping At It’s Best

- Momof3boys

Paint Gap 2 & 3 Primitive Campgrounds

Good Sites For Small Rigs

- Aluminated_Journey

Chisos Basin Campground

Extremely scenic, tight, and no USEABLE service

- magdin_roamer

Croton Springs 1 & 2 Primitive Campsites

Not very private and road noise

- aggal06

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