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175 square miles is about one-tenth as big as Big Bend National Park.
In other words, it's 0.1397970 times the size of Big Bend National Park, and the size of Big Bend National Park is 7.153230 times that amount.
(Brewster County, Texas, near Alpine, Texas)
Located on the Rio Grande (a.k.a. Rio Bravo) which forms part of the boundary between the United States and Mexico, Big Bend National Park occupies 1,251.820 square miles. With less than half a million visitors per year, Big Bend is one of the continental United States' least trafficked parks.
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