Paint Gap 1

Big Bend National Park

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Paint Gap Rd. Big Bend National Park, TX 79834 432-477-2251 Official Website

GPS: 29.3733, -103.2936

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Overview of Paint Gap 1

Number of Sites 1

Pad Type dirt

Elevation 3,543 ft / 1,079 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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3 reviews
“Backcountry Permit Required”

Reviewed 4/14/2019

Nightly rate: $12
Overall Rating

A $12 backcountry permit (good for up to 14 days) is required to stay here. The permits are available at the Panther Junction and Chisos Basin visitor centers and the cost is only $6 with a senior or access pass.

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  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
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Paint Gap (PG-2 & PG-3)

Didn't stay, but great view!

- Hitched to Bex

Government Springs (GH1) Primitive Roadside Campsite

Incredible dispersed camping site! 360 degree views of the park

- Hitched to Bex

Croton Springs

Fearless rodents, nice views

- KnC

Grapevine Hills (GH-2 & GH-3) Primitive Roadside Campsites

Beautiful View, Rough Road

- Tin Tumbleweed

Chisos Basin Campground

Great experience and fantastic view

- NC Traveler

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