Here’s Why Early Spring Is The Very Best Season To Visit This Breathtaking National Park
You may have heard that this year promises to be an incredible one for wildflower blooms across the U.S., especially in the west. If you’re ready to say goodbye to winter and embrace the spring season with open arms, we’ve got just the destination for you. Big Bend National Park is a beloved area in the Lone Star State, and that’s especially true this time of year. In early March, the famous Blue Bonnets have already emerged and the effect is breathtaking.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
For more information on Big Bend National Park, be sure to visit the National Parks Service website here. Have you visited the park in early spring? We’d love to hear about it!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.