Explore: The Mountain Trail Region
Nothing beats a good night's sleep followed by a full day's worth of adventure. It's why we travel. Roadside accommodations are part of the program for Texas travelers and many opt for the standard interstate fare.
Located in the county seat town of Sierra Blanca, this courthouse was completed in 1922, a late starter for the typical courthouse construction of Texas. However, it’s also the only adobe courthouse in the state.
May 27, 2016 - 10:15pm to 11:15pm
Join us for a viewing of the night sky through the naked and binoculars, and a discussion of night sky opportunities.
May 28, 2016 - 8:15am to 10:15am
Join Chief Interpretive Ranger David Elkowitz on an early morning hike in the Chisos Basin, with emphasis on the ecology of the area...
May 29, 2016 - 7:00am to 9:00am
Join us for this guided hike!
About the Mountain Trail Region
Breathtaking mountains and high-country hikes. Sheer river canyons and winding back roads. Exotic panoramas and star-studded nights. Adventure in the unspoiled West awaits you in the Texas Mountain Trail Region of Far West Texas. See land as early man saw it, as the Apache and Comanche saw it, as ranching pioneers saw it. Visit Big Bend National Park, hike the spectacular South Rim Trail. Follow the Butterfield Overland Stagecoach route through Guadalupe Mountains National Park. Visit our charming mountain communities, where cowboys may still go to lunch in town on horseback. Catch a performance at El Paso’s 1930 Plaza Theatre, in the heart of the museum district. Visit adobe missions, still used as churches for local congregations. We invite you to plan your own adventure! Travel by car, horse, motorcycle, bicycle, RV, or by foot—the scenery and history is unparalleled. Let the Texas Mountain Trail be your guide to discovery and adventure!
The Mountain Trail Region works with a variety of organizations to promote heritage travel throughout the region.