Town grew from early Spanish settlement once protected by a presidio (fort). It is Texas' most mountainous area, averaging more than 5,000 feet above sea level, with some spots above 8,000 feet. Home to the only legal border crossing between El Paso and Del Rio. Mexican town south of the river is Ojinaga.
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 materials.
Don't show this message again.