Empty Saddle Monument

A favorite photo subject, it was designed by local artist Bobby Dycke and built in 1940. A widow of a former XIT Ranch cowhand asked that a horse bearing an empty saddle appear in the reunion parade in tribute to all XIT Ranch cowpokes.

Just north of the U.S. 87 underpass.

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Empty Saddle Monument

Dalhart, TX
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Directions: Just north of the U.S. 87 underpass.