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South Rim 4

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Big Bend National Park
National Park Service
Texas
Big Bend National Park, TX 79834, TX 79834

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News Releases — South Rim 4

Chisos Basin to Reopen Friday, April 23rd Released: 4/21/2021
NEWS RELEASE Chisos Basin to Reopen Friday, April 23 South Rim 4 Fire Mostly Contained, Camping, Lodging, and Many Popular Trails to Reopen Hikers will again be able to explore many popular Chisos...
South Rim Firefighters Continue to Make Progress Released: 4/18/2021
 South Rim Firefighters Continue to Make ProgressHotspots and Smoke Remain in the ChisosBurned area on the East RimNPS / M. WoolleyNews Release Date: April 18, 2021Contact: Tom VandenBerg,...
Big Bend Fire Suppression Evolves to Repair Released: 4/17/2021
 NEWS RELEASEBig Bend Fire Suppression Evolves to RepairCrews Work to Clear Trails, Assess Fire ImpactsThe South Rim Fire impacted much of the Chisos trail system. Firefighters are working on...
Firefighters Aided by Weather Released: 4/16/2021
Firefighters Aided by WeatherFire Growth Halted, 60% ContainedHot spots still burn in several areas, including in Upper Juniper Canyon. Some of these areas are very difficult to access, and...
Weather Change for South Rim Fire Released: 4/13/2021
NEWS RELEASEWeather Change for the South Rim FireCooler Temps and Additional Resources ArriveFirefighters hiking to the South Rim FireNPS / D. LarsonSubscribe  | What is RSSNews Release...
South Rim Fire Hits 860 acres Released: 4/12/2021
 South Rim Fire Hits 860 AcresFire Reaches Toll Mountain, Crews Make GainsSmoke Envelops Boot CanyonNPS / M. WoolleySubscribe  | What is RSSNews Release Date: April 12, 2021Contact: Tom...
South Rim Fire Reaches Emory Peak Released: 4/11/2021
South Rim Fire Reaches Emory PeakChisos Basin Closed Until Further NoticeSmoke on Emory Peak Saturday afternoon 4-10NPS / M. WoolleySubscribe  | What is RSSNews Release Date: April 11,...
South Rim Fire Update Released: 4/10/2021
South Rim Fire UpdateFire expands to 600 acres. Conditions Improving Today.Smoke from the South Rim Fire was visible from all corners of the park on Friday.Subscribe  | What is RSSNews Release...
Wildfire on the South Rim Released: 4/9/2021
Wildfire on the South RimNews Release Date: April 9, 2021Contact: Tom VandenBergBIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, TX – At approximately 1:30 pm on Thursday, April 8th, Big Bend National Park received...