First Day Hike at Big Bend Recreation Area

Celebrate the New Year with park rangers on a nature hike through Big Bend State Recreation Area. This free event is sponsored by the National Association of State Park Directors. The easy two mile hike will follow the Swift Water Trail to the beaver lodge in the wetlands. Young hikers can work on their Junior Ranger Badge. Park entrance fees are waived for hike participants.

WHAT: First Day Hike

WHEN: Wednesday, January 1 from at 9:30 a.m. to noon.

WHERE: Participates should meet at the fee booth located at the park entrance. The park is within Laughlin town limits, one mile south of Casino Drive on South Needles Highway.