Big Bend National Park

Solicitation for the award of a Concession Contract to Provide Lodging, Food and Beverage, Retail, RV Park, Fuel, and Other Services within Big Bend National Park

The National Park Service (NPS) has issued a Prospectus soliciting proposals in response to a business opportunity to provide lodging, food and beverage, retail, RV park, fuel, and other services within Big Bend National Park. The Prospectus explains the business opportunity and the terms and conditions under which the NPS will award the Concession Contract. The Director has determined that no Preferred Offeror for this Draft Contract exists pursuant to the terms of 36 C.F.R. Part 51. This solicitation for commercial services is fully competitive. Any proposal must be received by 4:00 p.m. (MT) July 10, 2018. Please send proposals to:

National Park Service
Intermountain Region
Attn: Chief of Concessions
12795 W. Alameda Parkway
Lakewood, CO 80228

Hard copies will be available upon request for a printing cost recovery charge. The fee is $35.00 per copy to be delivered via Federal Express or $30.00 per copy if picked up in person. Persons interested in obtaining a Prospectus should mail, or bring in person, a check or money order made payable to the NPS. (Cash will not be accepted.) You must include a physical address (no post office box) and a telephone number to receive a Federal Express package. Contact the Chief of Concessions, Intermountain Region, National Park Service, 12795 West Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, Colorado 80228 or at telephone number (303) 969-2661, during business hours of 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

To receive amendments to this prospectus, please notify Jennifer Parker. The NPS will send any additional information specific to the Prospectus in writing, via email, to interested parties who have been placed on the contact list. The contact list already includes the Existing Concessioner.