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Far Flung Outdoor Center

1 Adventure Lane, FM 170, Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 800-839-7238
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Excellent canoe trip

We really enjoyed our canoe trip. It flooded the day before we took the trip so the river level was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Russell K
Katy, Texas, United States
Half Day River Float

We booked a half day river float for 5 people(2 adults, 3 kids). We had an awesome time and would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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Since 1974, Far Flung Outdoor Center has been helping folks discover the wonders of Big Bend National Park with quality raft trips, Jeep tours, and ATV adventures.We specialize in high quality, interpretive tours of the Big Bend, with an emphasis on great fun mingled with just the right amount of learning.We offer a wide variety of guided rafting trips on the Rio Grande River, from short, half-day family floats to 3- and 4-night overnight trips. You can also experience special themed trips such as gourmet food adventures, trips with noted Texas folk musicians, and New Year's Eve star gazing parties.Want to explore Big Bend by land? Our guided Jeep and ATV tours are a perfect way to enjoy Big Bend's scenic beauty while learning about its natural and cultural wonders.Should you need lodging for your vacation, our Big Bend Casitas offer roomy comfort, nice amenities, and a location just minutes from Big Bend National Park.We're passionate about Big Bend and enjoy showing off her many beautiful places. We can help you make the most of a future trip to Big Bend!!
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1 Adventure Lane, FM 170, Terlingua, TX 79852
+1 800-839-7238
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our canoe trip. It flooded the day before we took the trip so the river level was a little higher than normal which made the trip down the river more exciting. A shout out to Austin one of our guides he was...More

Thank Russell K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a half day river float for 5 people(2 adults, 3 kids). We had an awesome time and would definitely use Far Flung again! Jared, our guide, was knowledgeable, personable, and made the trip fun. I booked the trip online and received several emails...More

Thank rrc68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights in one of the casitas and went on a 3 hour jeep tour. This was our first trip to Big Bend and we would definitely stay/play at Far Flung Outdoor Center again! The casitas are awesome - roomy, clean and relaxing....More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife & I spent 5 nights in a casita/cabin at the Far Flung Outdoor Center. The casita lodging was excellent. We enjoyed our stay immensely. The cabin was roomy, clean with a dining area, microwave oven, toaster, coffee pot, mini refrigerator and a ceiling...More

Thank maloney1969
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband booked a canoe trip on Rio Grande. It was easy paddling and there were two guides to assist if needed. Guides were knowledgeable about the area and the flora and fauna. It was a highlight of our trip to Big Bend.

Thank Glenda B
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went on a 6-hour jeep tour with Chris as our guide. He was knowledgeable, informative, friendly and just an all around good dude. Lunch was great, personally put together by Chris. (Nice touch!). His best tip? Big Bend Brewery - La...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Four of us visited Big Bend and had the pleasure of doing a three hour river float and a three hour ATV tour the next day. Must say that both Jared, our river guide, and Ed, our river and ATV guide, were professional, very knowledgeable...More

Thank padic
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My brothers and I just returned on Sunday from a 2 night 3 day river trip. Our guides Jarred and Adam were outstanding! Very knowledgeable about the geology, plant life and pretty much anything we asked them about. They decided that we were going to...More

1  Thank sullydave21
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We were looking for some things to do while visiting Big Bend and this is the place to work with. They have great options for everyone. We did the ATV tours with Ed then the the Canoe Day tour, with lunch with Reed and Nancy....More

Thank Whitney B
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We took a half day float trip down the Rio Grande with Far Flung and had a great time. Our guide was super knowledgeable about the area and history. Amazing way to see the beautiful Big Bend area!

Thank TrippinYogis
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Gary C
Where do you eat?
20 February 2016|
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Response from christineb05 | Reviewed this property |
Terlingua has at least half dozen good restaurants. Ranging from breakfast to dinner. If you stay in the cabins they have kitchens and there is a wonderful little grocery store that seems to carry whatever the locals... More
What it the correct telephone number. I dialed 800.839.7328 and kept getting an auto club.
9 October 2015|
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Response from Mark E |
Number is 1-800-839-7238