A Desert Retreat in Big Bend
Welcome to Camp Elena
Escape to a back-to-the-wild, luxury glamping experience in the heart of Big Bend. Located 9.5 miles from Big Bend National Park and minutes from Terlingua Ghost Town, Camp Elena offers breathtaking views of the Chisos and Christmas Mountain Ranges and The World's Largest Dark Sky Reserve. Relax and unwind during a romantic getaway or group retreat while enjoying modern and sustainable amenities in the Texas Wild West.
With expansive sunset and mountain views, our safari-style tents offer an immersive nature experience, each with an en suite kitchen, full bathroom, and private deck.Discover More
Big Bend National Park
Over 800 thousand acres of Texas history and mountainous terrain that provides endless adventure for all ages and abilities. Read about our favorite hikes and tips.Discover More
Campfire & S'mores
To make the most of your time at Camp Elena, we offer additional experiences for your stay, including campfire s'mores and in-room massages.Discover More
A portion of the proceeds from each stay goes to Big Bend Conservancy to preserve, enrich, and conserve the unique resources of Big Bend National Park.