Travelers are voting Terlingua and Contrabando as the best ghost towns in Big Bend National Park. There is 2 ghost towns near Lajitas a city just 33 km from Big Bend National Park. The most popular of these is Terlingua near Lajitas. You can find 2 ghost towns in Texas and 117 ghost towns in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Texas is Terlingua and St. Elmo is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of ghost towns in Big Bend National Park.