The only way into Big Bend is to go by car. From CA Hwy 299 (east of Redding), turn north on Big Bend Road. When you get to the intersection at Nelson Creek Road, you're in Big Bend.
As Big Bend is such a small town, the only plausible way to get around is by car.
The area of the Pit River near Big Bend is good for boating and nature viewing.
This river is excellent for trout fishing, but is extremely hard. Only fish here if you are physically fit to do so.
There are no restaurants in Big Bend, so be sure to bring your own meals.
If you stay here, you must bring a tent; there are no motels or RV sites of any kind in Big Bend.