Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Historic Sites and Cities

  • Rip Park, Eastland Rip Park, Eastland
  • Wildcatter Ranch, GrahamWildcatter Ranch, Graham
  • Colorado Bend State Park Colorado Bend State Park
  • Santa Fe Depot and Harvey House, BrownwoodSanta Fe Depot and Harvey House, Brownwood
  • Fort Concho Living History, San AngeloFort Concho Living History, San Angelo


  • Fort Concho, established in 1867 on the banks of the Concho River, served as regimental headquarters for some of the most recognized frontier units in Texas history, including the 10th Cavalry, better known as the Buffalo Soldiers. Fort Concho...


    The community we know as Menard, with its dense history dating back to the 1700s, mixes plenty of history with legend, keeping history exciting and helping to make our public conversation about the...

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