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Far Flung Outdoor Center

1 Adventure Lane, FM 170, Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 800-839-7238
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Big bend casitas are great

We found big bend by googling. They were convenient to the park. They were well kept. The outside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sara_sakflva
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Arlington, VA
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Great Place to Stay

We have stayed here several times. Our most recent 2 night stay was excellent as usual. Cabins are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
1SteveS355
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Houston, Texas
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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 great fun mingled with just the right amount of learning.We offer a wide variety of guided rafting trips on the Rio Grande River, from short, half-day family floats to 3- and 4-night overnight trips. You can also experience special themed trips such as gourmet food adventures, trips with noted Texas folk musicians, and New Year's Eve star gazing parties.Want to explore Big Bend by land? Our guided Jeep and ATV tours are a perfect way to enjoy Big Bend's scenic beauty while learning about its natural and cultural wonders.Should you need lodging for your vacation, our Big Bend Casitas offer roomy comfort, nice amenities, and a location just minutes from Big Bend National Park.We're passionate about Big Bend and enjoy showing off her many beautiful places. We can help you make the most of a future trip to Big Bend!!
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  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jeep tour” (37 reviews)
“the river” (85 reviews)
“rio grande” (75 reviews)
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1 Adventure Lane, FM 170, Terlingua, TX 79852
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found big bend by googling. They were convenient to the park. They were well kept. The outside was nice and had good locks vegetation. It was a great place. The canyon coffee gave a good place to start the morning.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stayed here several times. Our most recent 2 night stay was excellent as usual. Cabins are clean and very well maintained. Casitas have plenty of space and the beds are quite comfortable. All of the plants on the property are identified and birds...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I went honor kayak ride with this outfit and it was wonderful. Would have been more exciting if the water was a little higher. We made the best of it and had a blast. Wish it could have been longer but the...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

LaNetta in the office was very helpful at booking us into the tour via email! The tour was very well organised& professionally run. It was a big group but we had several guides who ran the tour well. Erica & Reed in particular gave us...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

My boyfriend and I did the Camp 360 Jeep Tour, which is 3 hours long. I called to make the reservation, which was super quick and easy. We did this trip on May 16 and our guide was named Chris and he was absolutely incredible....More

Thank Melissa D
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Far Flung in a Casitas for 2 nights during our visit to Big Bend National Park. Great Location and the room is very well laid out. Large bathroom with plenty of hot water and towels. Nice size refrigerator and they supply glasses,...More

Thank Brett R
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

My wife and I stayed here and also let them provide the service for all our activities. The owners and staff were the best of the best and incredibly knowledgeable. If you should choose Terlingua as a destination, you have to give these folks an...More

Thank Ron P
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I planned a trip for 14 to kayak on the Rio Grand last week. From the start, Greg and his staff at Far Flung Outdoor Center in Terlingua made planning the trip a breeze. The staff picked us up on time at our campsite and...More

Thank ferriesalex
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

John and Neil were awesome. They worked really hard to make sure we had a good time. It wasn’t the ritz, but for a primitive camping trip, they absolutely spoil you. If you like scenic river and mountain views, solitude, and camping out under the...More

Thank Dan E
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Just recently I did the half day river float on the Rio Grande via kayak. The folks at Far Flung exceeded my expectations. They were administratively organized regarding pre-registration and pertinent information. On the day of the event, the instructions were clear and the guides...More

Thank Randster52
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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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travel2gather
9 October 2015|
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