bike fest

EPIC Ride Report, December 27, 2012»

With the approach of the Chihuahuan Desert Bike Fest in February, local riders (our ride leaders at the Fest) have been out scouting some of the routes. Here is the…

mountain bike

Fall Mountain Biking in Big Bend»

Fall has finally arrived to the Big Bend area and has brought with it cooler temperatures perfect for getting out and riding.Cycling season here in Terlingua is typically from about…

bike fest

Chihuahuan Desert Dirt Fest: February 16,17 & 18, 2012»

Save the dates for the next edition of the Chihuahuan Desert Dirt Fest: February 16-18, 2012.Desert Sports and Texas Parks and Wildlife at Big Bend Ranch State Park are teaming…

mountain bike

Mountain Biking Day Trips, New Menu for the Fall 2011»

Just in time for you to start planning your fall Mountain Biking trip to the Big Bend, Desert Sports is very pleased to present to you a whole new look…

river

Mexico Releasing Water From Rio Conchos»

Yesterday we got notice that Mexico was going to start a release from the Rio Conchos. The Rio Conchos feeds into the Rio Grande just above Presidio and augments the…

Boquillas Canyon

Desert Sports Featured Trips»

With the launching of Desert Sports’ newly revamped website we have decided to post a few of our favorite trips as our “Featured Trips”.Most of these trips are going to…

Boquillas Canyon

Passport Requirements Change»

Ok, here is the latest update on Passport Requirements for going on river trips on the Rio Grande in the Big Bend area of Texas. We are in receipt of…

river

Mexico Still Releasing Water»

The dam release on the Rio Conchos is still flowing. As of this morning, August 26, 2010, it has increased up to a bit over 2000 cfs (61 cms). This…

river

Rio Grande is UP!! Mexico Releasing Water»

LET’S GO RAFTING!!Mexico is releasing water from a reservoir on the Rio Conchos. Just yesterday, 8/6/2010, in the late afternoon the release hit the gauge at the Presidio Bridge. The…

canyon

Passports for River Trips???»

As anyone that has run this reach of the Rio Grande knows, it is basically impossible to do a river trip in the Big Bend and not end up on…