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Bears, News and Snips August 17, 2009

“This young male black bear had been hanging around the parking lot and the restaurant area of the Chisos Mountain Lodge in Big Bend National Park on Monday AM … He actually came back to the window 2 or 3 times. When he started to stand on his hind legs…

Big Bend News August 12, 2009

Update: From Texas Highways: “Oh, yes, and a trip to West Texas, where you can escape summer’s blaze in unlikely places. Perhaps you’re thinking the mercury has gone to my head, and that I’m confused, or worse, clearly crazy. But bear with me: West Texas boasts two of the most…

Marfa Public Radio

KRTS Studios during election week Marfa Public Radio is radio for Far West Texas and can be found on your radio dial at 93.5 fm. KRTS provides radio that unites the community and promotes cultural enrichment through presentation and focus on the importance of art, education, quality of life and…

Big Bend Ranch Rodeo

Mike Perry of the Alpine Avalanche has done an excellent job of going behind the scenes of the Big Bend Ranch Rodeo. Click here to read a detailed schedule. Click here to read his article on Ted Gray. The following description is taken from this official site: The Big Bend…

The Return of the Heaven to Hell Ride

After a three year hiatus, the Big Bend area’s famous “Heaven to Hell” Motorcycle Ride is back on for 2009 according to Mark Hannan, chair of the Alpine Chamber of Commerce. The day long world-class ride will take place on Saturday, September 26th and will cover over 350 miles of…