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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…

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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…

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IMBA’s Take a Kid Mountain Biking»

 Join us on Sunday, October 2nd for the 8th Annual International Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, supported by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). We’ll meet 10 am at the…

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Regional Bicycle Events for the Roadies»

Look for Team Desert Spots on one of these three great area road rides!ONE – Marfa 100 – Sept. 10 that’s 100k – benefits Marfa Public Radio and the Livestrong…

river

River is UP! Let’s go rafting!»

Rio Conchos joins flows with the Rio Grande as a release of water from Mexico’s reservoir, Luis Leon, has reached the Big Bend area. We saw Colorado Canyon at a…

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…

mountain bike

Wounded Warriors W100k Ride Big Bend»

Texas mountain bike trails of Big Bend experienced a burst of activity over three days in late April when 14 Wounded Warriors came to ride 100k with former President George W.…

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Mountain Bikers Gather for Dirt Fest»

Over 180 registered riders enjoyed a gorgeous weekend of mountain biking at the Chihuahuan Desert Dirt Fest held Feb. 17-19, 2011. Three days of riding featured the best mountain biking…

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Mountain Biking in Big Bend – tis’ the season»

Prime time on the trails is now. There’s mucho ground to cover and fine weather to pull you along this winter. Trails are in good shape and ready for mountain…

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World Hoop Day – another Desert Sport»

Dust off your hula hoops for WORLD HOOP DAY on Sunday – 10.10.10!  Have fun, stay fit and exercise your imagination. We’ll be hooping all day at Desert Sports with…