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Since 1974, Far Flung Outdoor Center has been helping folks discover the wonders of Big Bend National Park with quality raft trips, Jeep tours, and ATV adventures.We specialize in high quality, interpretive tours of the Big Bend, with an emphasis on...more
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1 Adventure Lane, FM 170, Terlingua, TX 79852
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the half-day tour to raft the Rio Grande. The Far Flung people couldn't have been nicer and more professional. Our guide Danny was very easy to talk to. Even though he was not originally from the area, we did have nice conversations over...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had never been on an ATV, but this was amazingly easy, informative, and fun. Our guide Ed was incredibly friendly and knowledgeable and pointed out many things in the desert that we just would have missed. I highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amanda and Devo showed us an amazing time on the river and at our stops along the way. The food was fantastic and plentiful, including a dinner of steaks, real mashed potatoes, salad, green beans, and brownies. They were fun, informative, and overall very skilled...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We returned to Far Flung this weekend for a three night stay. This is our second time there and it is our favorite place to stay when we go to the Big Bend area. The casita is clean and comfortable. We enjoyed the cable TV....More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did an all day river raft trip October 2018. The guides and staff couldn't have been better and would highly recommend this outfit for those traveling down to Big Bend. Everyone was super knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We did the guided river tour and Ed was our tour guide. He was great! He didn’t talk too much or too little and had great stories. We really enjoyed our tour. The lunch was delicious! I would’ve preferred to swim a little bit more,...More

Thank Paigemarie
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Far Flung outdoor center was very professionally run and maintained. The cabins are very clean and roomy. We were lucky enough to get cabin #10. The best views were from this cabin, in my opinion. The staff maintained the area very well and were eager...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I was a little disappointed when I learned that I would not be able to stay at the lodge at Big Bend National Park however my disappointment turn to excitement once I was on the Far Flung property! The way the casitas are set up...More

Thank CatBlazer
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We wanted to raft and were told no as it was too hot for them to go out; so we went for a guided tour of Big Bend. When we showed up a group was going rafting? Inquired and was told that they were big...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

If I ever visit Big Bend again I would definitely stay at far flung again. We had casita nr 10, which had the best view and was on its own. Very clean and cosy, with a porch and rocking chairs. Good distance to the Big...More

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Virginia B
22 October 2018|
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Response from Kevin C | Reviewed this property |
My son and I went kayaking with the company. We had a good time even though the water was low. Some places to kayak would get hung up on the bottom we did not do an overnight with them.
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holman10
25 February 2016|
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Response from JNPJRP | Reviewed this property |
They do not allow dogs in the rafts. No dogs are allowed on the trails in the National park.
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Gary C
20 February 2016|
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Response from christineb05 | Reviewed this property |
Terlingua has at least half dozen good restaurants. Ranging from breakfast to dinner. If you stay in the cabins they have kitchens and there is a wonderful little grocery store that seems to carry whatever the locals... More
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