The 100,000 acres are devoted to the management study of native wildlife. Visitors welcome, though formal tours are not available. Permit hunting and fishing in Rio Grande at specified times. Camping area for authorized hunters and fishermen only. South 55 miles via U.S. 385 and R.M. 2627. www.tp...
Restored 1920s hotel has original pine floors and woodwork. U.S. 90 in Marathon. www.gagehotel.com
Five miles south of town on the Post Road lies what remains of old Fort Pena Colorado, built in 1879. Abandoned in 1893, some of the foundations of the original structures can still be found. The site is a public park, popular for picnics and birding.
These are photos of Marathon. Explore more Texas To-Dos for inspiration for your next trip!
Plan your Texas trip then take your Passport with you.
You are now leaving TravelTex.com. You are on your way to an external website.
Economic Development & Tourism (EDT) provides these links solely for the convenience
of our visitors and does not endorse, operate or control the external websites.
EDT cannot be liable for direct or indirect damage to the user resulting from Internet
connections, including but not limited to viruses, pop ups, spyware, or offensive
Don't show this message again.