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Big Bend National Park

A photo tour featuring park geology and wildlife

Start a 3D image tour by clicking here. See tour in standard photo images See images in a thumbnail image gallery Return to the Geology of National Parks main page

Click here to start a tour of Big Bend National Park. You will need 3-D glasses to view this series of anaglyphic images. Click on any of the images to continue to the next page in the linked series of web pages.

Map of Big Bend National Park Ore Road and Ernst Tinaja Dog Canyon area Maverick Junction area Lost Mine Trail area Boquillas Canyon and Rio Grande Village area Sierra de San Vicente Mariscal Mine area River Road and Elephant Tusk River Road Santa Elena Canyon Cerro Castellan (or Castolon Peak) Mule Ears The Basin Dagger Flat
Click on the map or click on "next image" to see a series of park images.

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Learn more about Big Bend National Park at the National Park Service website: http://www.nps.gov/bibe.

Click here for a list of references.

All photography on this website was taken in April, 2005 by Phil Stoffer.
Learn about USGS research in Big Bend National Park

Gray, J. E. and Page W. R., eds., 2008, Geological, geochemical, and geophysical studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Big Bend National Park, Texas: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1327, 93 p. Available online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1327/ .
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This website contains images produced from stereo photo pairs that were manipulated into anaglyphs (3D images). You will need red-and-cyan stereo viewing glasses to get the 3D visual effects.

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