HomeProtected Areas

Río Bravo del Norte

Chihuahua and Coahuila

Watch video Share

About Río Bravo del Norte

Río Bravo del Norte Natural Monument.  This Natural Monument is located on the Rio Grande River and borders the Big Bend National Park in Texas, USA. In Boquillas Canyon, the scen...

Show all information

How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila, 250 Km

  • Airport

    Venustiano Carranza International Airport - Coahuila

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    Muzquiz-Boquillas Highway 240 Km from the city of Muzquiz.

  • Transportation facilities

    Own means or a weekly passenger bus from Muzquiz to Boquillas.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    Dirt roads in the localities and paths.

  • Schedules

    Wednesday to Sunday

    Summer hours (May 1 to November 1) Friday to Sunday.

  • Entrance fee

    In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

  • Average weather in the area


Río Bravo del Norte in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • The recommended months to visit are from September to March.
  • Field clothing is recommended depending on the season.


Services within the PA


Lodging near the PA

Camping areas

Food service near the PA


Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila, 250 Km

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

More about Río Bravo del Norte

Interesting facts

It is home to one of the most impressive canyons in Mexico: Boquillas Canyon, which is located on the Bravo River right on the U.S. border. ...

Show all interesting facts


Boquillas del Carmen, Boquillas Canyon, river meadows and night skies.

Representative species of PA

Carmen Mountain Shrew (Sorex milleri), Black-tailed Deer (Odocoileus hemionus), North American Beaver (Castor canadensis), East Mexican Blac...

Show all species

You can see more representative species of Río Bravo del Norte on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

Users of and visitors to the monument should:
1. collect and carry with you the solid waste generated during the development of their a...

Show all regulations


  • PA office address

    Boulevard Melchor Muzquiz Km 2 Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila.

  • Phone

    +52 (864) 616 6855

  • Email

    Without information

PA social networks
Gobierno de México
Medio Ambiente