Alamito Real Estate
“Specializing in Ranch and Rural Properties
in the Highlands of West Texas” Cleat
Tel: (888) 729-4424 Email:
Alva (Ace) Smith
Along the Trail Antiques, Gifts & Garden
- 1504 N State St. (Mailing address
P. O. Box 1267, Fort Davis, TX 79734). Retail antiques,
gifts and garden store. Open 9am - 5pm, (432) 426-2041
Weekly Newspaper in print and online. Serving the Big Bend
and the Davis Mountains Region since 1891. Open Monday
through Friday from 9am to 5pm.
118 N. 5th Street Alpine. PO Box 719 Alpine, Texas
79831Phone: (432) 837-3334 Fax: (432)837-7181 Email:
Andy Prude Well Service
Water pump installation and
repair; welding; metal buildings and tractor ditching. Andy
handles solar pumps and alternative energy sources.
Tel: (432) 426-3030.
Area-Wide Phone Book
- P.O. Box 980, Abilene, TX 79604.(325) 676-4032.
The Bear Den
- Full service restaurant specializing in Mexican cuisine, steaks. A wonderful
patio is available for dining. 205 N El Paso St, Balmorhea. (432)
Big Bend Regional Medical Center
- Providing emergency and health
services for the Big Bend Region. 2600 Hwy 118 North,
Alpine, Texas 79830. (432) 837-3447.
Big Bend Telephone
808 North 5th Street Alpine, TX 79830.
high speed internet and advanced data services. Now offering
high speed internet at low prices for
Fort Davis Estates, Mano Prieto and most of downtown. Open
Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00.
Blue Agave Bungalow
The Blue Agave Bungalow is a totally renovated 1940’s home
with hardwood floors. Two bedrooms/ queen beds. Large
kitchen w/full size appliances and dishwasher.
Washer/dryer. Very private with walled patio area and
gardens. Second patio with grill. Central air/heat. Cable
TV, high speed internet, two blocks from shops/restaurants.
Pets/children welcome. For pictures and pricing go to
Reservations: (432) 249-1234
Blue Mountain Bistro -
Fine dining at Hotel Limpia Tuesday through Sunday.
for menu and specifics.
Blue Sky Productions
- PO Box 80548 Midland, Texas 79708-0548. Publishers of Big Bend
Real Estate Guide, and suppliers of other marketing
materials such as business cards, brochures & booklets.
Phone (800) 830-9380 e-mail
Dog Boarding & Grooming - A unique kenneling
facility offering lots of personal attention with 24 hour
on-site management. Conveniently located at 409 Cemetery Road in
Fort Davis with flexible pick-up and drop-off times. Phone:
. Visit their webpage
here for more more information and rates.
Butterfield Inn Cottages
heart of beautiful Fort Davis, our charming country cottages
offer cathedral ceilings, wood burning fireplaces, central
heat and air, queen beds, rocker recliners, cable TV and
full private baths. We are
within walking distance of shops and restaurants. For
reservations call (432)
426-3252, or e-mail:
Caliche Flats Homes-
Building & Renovations. PO Box 270607, Flower Mound, TX
75027-0607 (214) 762-5814 Fax: (214) 513-2318
Cantu Quality Builders
Cedar cabins, cedar homes, metal structures and storage
Shells or turnkey. We take pride in our work, come highly
recommended and will provide references and photos.
Car Rentals Texas
Discount coupons on rental cars for Texas and across the country.
Tel: (407) 396-4152
Mano Prieto is nestled near the Puertocitas and Mano Prieto
Mountains seven miles south of Fort Davis. The 1350 square
foot guesthouse has a large living/dining area with high
ceiling, two bedrooms, one full bath with shower/tub,
complete full-size kitchen, and breakfast nook. One bedroom
has a queen-size bed; the other has two twin beds. In the
living room, there is a queen-size futon. Six is the maximum
number of guests. Outside is a gazebo for morning coffee or
evening cocktails. For nature lovers, there is a 3.5 mile
walk around the area. Sunrises and sunsets are spectacular
in this area. For stargazers, the dark, starry skies are
perfect for viewing. See our website –
call (432) 249-1820 or email
- P.O. Box 689 , Alpine, TX 79831 (432) 364-2251 offers an
abundance of information about the ranch on their website
www.cfranch.com History about the ranch,
the varied ranch locations, hunting and lodging (with an
excellent video of "bucks in velvet), and information
concerning movie set locations. e-mail
Charles Wright Livestock Company
- Charles Wright Ranch 30 sections in Sterling & Glasscock
Counties. Buy and sell cattle all over Texas. (325) 650-0212
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center and Botanical Gardens
The Chihuahuan Desert
Nature Center and Botanical Gardens is located four miles
south of Fort Davis on Highway 118. Feature a Visitor’s
Center, Gift shop, Hiking trails & arboretum. (432) 364-2499.
Monday -Saturday: 9:00 - 5:00.
1 Cavalry Row, Marfa, Texas 79843.
Chinati foundation/La Fundacion Chinati is a contemporary
art Museum founded by the artist Donald Judd. Visit
www.chinati.org for tour information and to
purchase tickets. Donald Judd's outdoor installation, 15
untitled works in concrete, is available for open viewing
Wednesday through Sunday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM free of
charge. Reservations are not required to visit this
installation. First check in with office please. For more
information contact the museum at (432) 729-4362 or
Chisos Mountains Lodge & Cabins
in the high Chisos Mountains, the lodge features a
restaurant, convenience store and gift shop. Convenient to
many hiking trails from easy to strenuous. The classic
National Park experience. (432) 477-2291
City Drug Store - 202 E.
Ave E Alpine, Texas (432) 837-2252 Monday through Friday
8-6pm Sat until all requested prescriptions are
filled. Retail Drug Store & Health Foods, Herbs. Offering
free delivery to Fort Davis & Marfa. Giftware, Russell
Stover Candies, OTC and prescription Medications.
Club Fort Davis After School
– Non-profit organization that provides a supervised, structured
after school setting for students who attend Dirks Anderson
Elementary School at the Jeff
Davis County Library, PO Box 1054, 100 Memorial Square, Fort
Davis, Texas 79734. Club Fort Davis also sponsors the Missoula
Children's Theatre, a traveling theater production, which comes
to Fort Davis in June each year. Contact Toi Fischer for after
school program information by phone: 432-426-3802 or email:
For Missoula Children's Theatre information contact Lisa Gordon by phone: (432)249-0658 or
& Take It BBQ - Authentic Texas
oak-smoked brisket, pulled pork & sausage. Homemade side
dishes and desserts. Fresh from scratch rubs and sauces.
Order by the plate or by the pound. Take it with you or stay
to enjoy the atmosphere in our outdoor pavilion or colorful
dining room. Feel free to bring your own beer and wine. Call
to see if they are serving tonight!
Visit their website
Crow's Nest Ranch
- Cabins, RV Park and Campground. Tent Camping, RV Camping
with 22 RV hookups, 3 Cabins for 6 to 8 persons each, Group
Camping. Located west of Fort Davis on Scenic Loop 166.
Amenities include meeting rooms, restrooms, showers and
laundry. Chuck-wagon available. Please visit our web site
for extensive details about our facility. (432) 426-3300
Cueva De Leon
- Full service restaurant specializing in Mexican food. Main
Street, Fort Davis. Mon-Sat 11:30-3:00 and 5:00-9:00. (432)
Davis Mountain Jeep Tours
– Take a tour of the historic H.E. Sproul Ranch in a
customized 4x4 touring jeep! Each regularly scheduled tour
is 2 ½ hours and includes spectacular mountain scenery and a
chance to view abundant native wildlife. Custom tours
including fishing or a picnic can also be arranged.
Reservations may be made at the Harvard Hotel, 109 State
Street, (432) 426-2500.
Davis Mountains Inn
Old World charm in a beautiful, very private six-acre
setting. Views of the majestic Davis Mountains and fabulous
night skies from the porches and deck. Bring your telescope.
Read in the shade of numerous trees or just listen to the
tranquil waterfalls and flowing water. Paved walking/biking
paths to downtown Fort Davis and Jeff Davis County Park.
Tel: (432) 426-3939. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
Davis Mountains Nut Company
- Roasted and dipped gourmet pecans. When in Fort Davis
Stop by and get a free sample. You can purchase them when
you are in Fort Davis or call us and we'll ship them to
you. (432) 426-2101 Fax: (432) 426-2182. e-mail
Davis Mountains Realty
- P.O. Box 2177, Ft.
Davis, TX. 79734. Your full service real estate broker for
Fort Davis and the Davis Mountains. Kelly Williams,
Broker-Owner (432) 426-3188. web:
Davis Mountains State Park-
This 2700+ acre park
offers camping, birding, hiking, day and night equestrian
use, mountain biking, sightseeing, nature study, picnicking
and backpacking. Attractions include Skyline Drive, 4 miles
of hiking trails and scenic overlooks. The park's elevation
change is over 1,000 feet. Deer, Montezuma quail, and javalina are just some of the prominent species. For camping
info call (432) 426-3337 or (512) 389-8900 for reservations.
Davis Mountains Therapeutic
Riding Center (DMTRC)
401 Douglas Drive, Fort Davis, TX 79734
Mission – To improve the quality of life for people
living with disabilities through a connection with the
horse. DMTRC provides horse riding lessons for children
and adults who have a physical, emotional or learning
disability. Open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday by
Phone: (432) 426-2363 - Email:
House Plants, Planters, Herbs, Mushrooms, Ornamental Yard
Plants and Trees. Handmade items and gifts. Spring & Fall
Sales by appointment only.(432) 295-1933
PO Box 1239 fort Davis, TX 79734
Desert Safaris, LLC
2935 Thousand Oaks #6-217, San Antonio TX 78247
Tel: (210) 264-1745 or (210) 764-1827
Oso Flojo Lodge
- This beautiful
lodge in located in the oasis of west texas, Balmorhea.
About 30 miles north of Fort Davis, Balmorhea is a
wonderful town especially known for its amazing state
park and spring fed swimming pools.
For reservations call (432) 375 0502.
- Automobile, Home, Commercial and Event
Open Monday thru Thursday 9 am – 5:30 pm and Friday
9am – 5 pm. Contact: Dona Ward; PO Box 2075, Alpine
TX 79831; 106 W. Sul Ross Ave, Alpine TX 79830.
(Office) (432) 837-2225, (Fax) (432) 837-2757; email:
First Presbyterian Church
Front Street at Bloys
Avenue. Pastor Matt Miles. Sunday School at 10 am, Worship
Service at 11 am. Call (432) 426-3948, email
email@example.com or visit
Food Pantry of Jeff Davis County
Food Pantry of Jeff Davis County - Supplemental food
distributed for qualified clients of Jeff Davis County. Also
provides emergency food and school supplies. Food
Distributions are 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month from 9AM
until 11AM. (432) 426 3886.
Church of Christ - PO
Box 32/104 Main Street, Fort Davis, TX 79734.
Pastor Gregory Meads
Sunday School 10:00am
Worship service 11:00 am & 6:00pm
Ladies Bible Study 5:00pm
Wednesday evening Bible study 7:00pm
Fort Davis Drugstore -
Restaurant Open Daily 7am to 9pm. (432) 426-3118 email:
Fort Davis ISD
- PO Box 1339, Fort Davis, Texas 79734. 101 Indian Lane.
(432) 426-4440 Fax: (432) 426-4449.
Fort Davis Higher Education Foundation
A Non-profit organization
which awards scholarships to graduating seniors from Fort
For further information contact Dawn Wyatt at
Fort Davis Inn & RV Campground
- Newly renovated rooms.
32" LCD TV's, free Wi-Fi, micro-fridge, in room coffee, &
hairdryers. Complimentary Breakfast from 6:30-9:30am. Pets accepted. Within a mile to The National
Historic Fort. Open 24 hours. Enjoy full hookups, 30' x 50'
spaces, cable TV hookups, 20/30/50 amps, tenting area,
picnic tables, grills, showers and restrooms. Daily, weekly
and monthly rates. For information, call (432) 426-2112 or
for reservations, call (800) 80-DAVIS.
Fort Davis National Historic Site
- P. O. Box 1379, Fort Davis Texas. Administered by the
National Park Service. Hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm.
Christmas Day -
New Years Day -
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Observed -
Monday in January
Thanksgiving Day -
Last Thursday in November
For more info: Please call: (432) 426-3224 or visit
Fort Davis Outfitters, LLC -
A friendly, small-town general store carrying work, western and everyday
clothing, camping supplies, housewares, home, health, beauty and office
supplies, greeting cards and a whole lot more. Located 1/2 mile east of Stone
Village Market at 601 Cemetery Road, Fort Davis, Texas 79734. Hours: Monday -
Saturday 10:00 - 6:00; Sunday 1:00 to 4:30. Phone: (432) 242-5102 or 5103.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Stop
by and say "Howdy" to local owners Karen and Kevin Bark.
Fort Davis State Bank
- Your "People to People" Bank since 1911.Branches located
in Fort Davis, Alpine and Presidio to service all your
needs. ATM's available in all locations. For more
information call (432) 426-3211 or visit our web site at
Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.
Fort Davis TV Cable
- TV cable provider, (432) 837-2300.
Fort Davis Veterinary Services -
Veterinary services for both large and small animals,
boarding, retail supplies and Hill’s pet food. (Located 1 mile
south of Fort Davis on Hwy 17 South) 43441 State Hwy 17
South Fort Davis, Texas 79734
Janet Greathouse DVM and Dave Taylor DVM.
Tel: (432) 426-3086
- M-F 8:30-12 noon and
Frances E. Valdez, Attorney at Law
- Law practice dedicated to immigration law servicing
individuals, families and businesses worldwide. P.O. Box
759 Houston, TX 77001
By appointment only. Phone: (713) 861-2725 Fax:
Friends of Jeff Davis County Library
P O Box 425, a volunteer
organization that endeavors to make Jeff Davis County
Library an increasingly important asset by encouraging
greater public awareness, use, and support of the library
and by assisting the librarian and staff in improving
services and facilities.
Funky Lil’ Diveshop
- As the SCUBA Outfitter for the San Solomon Springs
located in the Balmorhea State Park, the Funky Lil’
Diveshop provides PADI scuba Certification, scuba gear,
rentals, sales and souvenirs. The Diveshop is located
across the street from the Balmorhea State Park in
Historic Toyahvale, Texas. Operating hours are Saturday
& Sunday 10 to 6 and services are available weekdays
with advance notice.
Call (432) 375-2572
-M-F 9am to 6pm
Sat. Call for
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Located at Studio 501 Front Street Fort Davis, Texas (432) 426-3938. Hair
care for men and women, specializing in hair color. Trish Baily, owner. By appointment only.
Hampton Inn, Alpine -
W. Hwy 90. Featuring 64 rooms with complimentary breakfast
and beverage area, business services, elevators, lounge,
pool, coin laundry and more! Visit our website for complete
information, virtual tour and reservations:
The Harvard Hotel
– An eight-room suite hotel located at 109 State Street in
downtown Fort Davis. Each room offers a refrigerator,
microwave, TV with DVD player, coffeepot, quality linens,
pillow-top mattresses, internet access and more. Built in
2005, it is the newest hotel in town and also offers retail
and office space on its lower level. Additional suite
accommodations at the Harvard Lodge on the H.E. Sproul Ranch
and Davis Mountain Jeep Tours can also be booked through the
Hotel. Please visit
www.harvardhotelandlodge.com or call
(432) 426-2500 for more information.
H.E. Sproul Ranch
½ miles from Fort Davis at 1900 Sproul Rd., this historic
working cattle ranch offers guest suites, catering and
meeting facilities. All suites offer the latest amenities,
including refrigerator, microwave, satellite TV, DVD player,
coffeepot, internet access, pillow-top mattresses and
quality linens. Other activities available at the ranch
include use of the hot-tub and fitness room, jeep tours,
trap and skeet and hunting.
www.sproulranch.com - (432) 426-2500
Hebert's Caboose Ice
Cream Shop - Delicious Blue Bell Ice Cream served out of
a renovated railroad caboose! This Fort Davis icon is not to
be missed with shakes, malts, sundaes, banana splits, shaved
ice and lots of Blue Bell ice cream flavors. A shaded
outside eating area and picnic tables make it a wonderful
location for birthday parties. Just bring your cake -
they'll provide the ice cream! Winter hours: Fri & Sat, 11-7
and Sun, 12-5. Located at 1250-C N. State Street (across
from the Fort Davis National Historic Site).
Heirlooms & Resale
- Located directly across from the Fort Davis National
Historic Site, this unique shop carries loads of antiques
and collectibles, both old and new. Their inventory includes
everything from Depression Era Glass to Nascar and Star Wars
figurines. Winter hours: Tues-Sat, 10-6 and Sun 12-5.
Located at 1250-B N. State Street. 432-426-3141. Email:
Higginbotham Bartlett Building Supply
- quality household
and construction products. We are a full line
lumberyard with paint, plumbing, electrical, tools,
fasteners and a whole lot more. (432) 426-3827 Fax:
Yoga - PO Box 175/ 200 State Highway 17,
and intermediate yoga classes offered Tuesday-Friday in our
beautifully remodeled studio. Certified instructor with
training in Iyengar style yoga. Classes are 1 & ½ hrs and
include breathing, asana and relaxation. Hours are Tuesday &
Thursday 9:30-11:00 Wednesday & Friday 11:00-12:30.
Hilary's Nut Farm Kennel & Dog Grooming
- Located just outside Fort Davis on Hwy. 17, Hilary's Nut
Farm Kennel & Dog Grooming is your pet's "home away from home".
Open 7 days a week and able to accommodate large & small size
dogs, Hilary's has over 30 years of experience under their belt
with dog grooming available by appointment.
For reservations call: (432)249-0620. Visit them on
The Hotel Limpia
L.C. - Historic hotel w/ 39 rooms and suites on the square. Swimming
pool, 2 gift shops: The Hotel Limpia Gifts and Javelinas and Hollyhocks.
(800) 662-5517 or (432) 426-3237.
Lodge in Davis Mountains State Park
unit park lodge, 2 meeting rooms, restaurant. Located in the
scenic Davis Mountains State Park. State Park has 100
camping sites. For information see web site.
Call 432-426-3254 for
information and (512) 389-8982 for reservations.
- P O Box 5296, Abilene,
Texas, 79608. We offer check verification and recovery of
returned checks to help retail merchants recover losses.
(325) 692-0370 Fax (325) 695-6501
Iris Korus, DDS.
bridges, partials, extractions, fillings, x-rays and dental
hygiene. PO Box 98; 100 E. California Ave., Valentine, TX
79854. Mon-Fri, 8:30-5:00. (432) 467-2064 or email
Hollyhocks - 107
State Street, across from the Hotel Limpia. Children's
nature store and gifts for all ages. All Credit Cards
Accepted (432) 426-2236
Jarratt Dirt Work & Paving, Inc.
- Utilities Installation,
Building Sites, Diversion Dams, Stock Tanks, Grubbing/Brush
Clearing, Road Grading, Water
Paving-Commercial/Residential .(432) 426-3592
Jeff Davis County Abstract
309 Hwy 17, Fort Davis Tx.
Jeff Davis County Mountain Dispatch
P O Box 1097, Fort Davis, TX 79734-1097, for the Jeff Davis
County News, subscriptions $35 in Big Bend Area, $39 elsewhere. (432) 426-3077
JDC Ranch Partners
(Rancho del Cielo) - P O
Box 3076, Kent, TX 79855, (915) 828-3542, FAX (915) 828-3556
email@example.com Located 30 miles
North of McDonald Observatory on Hwy 118; 7 miles south of
Kent. Guided Hunts - Trophy Aoudad, Javalina. Management
deer hunts. Trail rides (Bring your own horse), driving
tours, wildlife viewing, photo safaris, hiking, primitive
campsites. Beautiful scenery. Commercial Augus-cross Bulls
for sale. Website:
Just Because...Gift Baskets & More
- 601 North State Street, Hours: Mon-Fri 6am - 6pm,
Saturday 8am-6pm, closed Sunday. Unique gift baskets of all sizes and for every
occasion. Custom cakes made to order and breakfast burritos & baked goods every
- Guided mule deer hunts ($3,000) on 12,000 acres with 5
miles of food plots. No cattle. 2 hunters per guide - 8
hunters per season. Hunting lodge meals and open bar. South
of Marfa. Dusty Schneider (940) 383-3543
Kimball Miller Real Estate
- 102 Memorial Square Fort Davis Texas. PO Box 2153 Fort
Davis, TX 79734 (432) 426-3933
Land & Water LLC -
The Mission of King Land &
Water is to provide professional honest Real Estate services to
Buyers and Sellers of significant conservation lands in Texas.
King Land and
600 State Street, PO Box 109, Fort Davis, Texas 79734
Tel: (432) 426-2024 Email:
Lagow Electric Service
– Charlie Lagow, Master Electrician, Licensed, Bonded
(432) 729-3302 Mobile (432) 664-9602
Lupita's Place -
Delicious Mexican food with a convenient dine-in area or
call ahead for orders to go. Located at 411 State
Street, right in the middle of Fort Davis.
Open Monday-Saturday from
7:00am-9:00pm and Sunday from 8:00am-9:00pm.
Marathon Chamber of Commerce-
W. HWY 90, Marathon, TX
69842 (432) 386-4516
Marfa Gliders - Glider Rides
Box 516, Marfa TX 79843. Located at the Marfa Airport June1st
through November. Take a discovery flight - Glider Rides at
the Marfa Airport - Soaring is safe and fun for the entire
family. The FAA allows youngsters to fly solo at age 14,
after the required ground and flight instruction.
Mas Souleiado - A
private 2 story vacation rental located in Limpia
Crossing off Hwy 118. 8 miles from McDonald Observatory
and 10 miles from Fort Davis. This comfortable home can
sleep up to 10 people. Perfect for weddings, family
reunions or small retreats. No Smoking, No Pets & a two
night minimum is required.
Call (432) 426-3411 or email:
McIvor Ranch -
McIvor Ranch - Also known
as the U up U down, is a working cattle ranch. The ranch has
remained in the family for over 125 years. Grams Ranch House
is a great place to stay here in the Davis Mountains. It is
a neat house with a lot of charm. It has a wonderful view of
the McDonald Observatory from the front porch and a majestic
view of Blue Mountain off the back porch. The house has
three bedrooms with air conditioning in each room/two full
baths. It has a living and dining area with TV and
Cable/VCR/DVD. The house has a fully equipped kitchen
including a washer and dryer. There is lots of wildlife.
Birding, hiking, biking or just relaxing. $200 a night. We
would love for you to come join us here at the ranch for a
couple of nights or a while. Please contact us for more
information and available dates. Julie & Scott McIvor, 200
McIvor Ranch Road, Fort Davis, TX 79734 (432) 426-2277 -
Morrison True Value
- 301 N. 5th, Alpine. Retail hardware, sporting
goods, house wares, gift ware and rental equipment. (432)
Outdoor Learning Center
is located on 10 scenic acres overlooking the town of Fort
Davis and Sleeping Lion Mountain . Comfortable cabins
feature two double beds, a kitchenette and a private sitting
porch. A hearty West Texas breakfast buffet in our dining
room is included in your room rate. Groups and families are
welcome. Call or visit our Web site for information about
our meeting facilities, group tours, guided nature hikes and
educational programs in West Texas and northern Mexico .
Call: (432) 426-3481 or toll free: (800) 403-3484; E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org ; Web:
Murphy’s Pizza, Pasta & Subs
- 11am to 8pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday.
Specializing in Pizza & Pasta dishes. Sub sandwiches and
variety salads are also available. Dine in or Take out. 107
Musquiz Dr. Fort Davis (432) 426-2020
Museum of the Big Bend
For more than 70 years the
Museum of the Big Bend has been collecting and exhibiting
artifacts of the vast Big Bend region. Encompassing the
Davis Mountains and the borderlands of Mexico, the Big Bend
has been inhabited for over 11,000 years. The Museum of the
Big Bend's goal is to showcase this human history and
culture reflected through the contributions of the Native
Americans, the Spanish, the Mexicans and the Americans. The
Museum is located at the northeast corner of the Sul Ross
State University campus and can be reached from Entrance Two
on U.S. Highway 90 or Entrance Four from Harrison Street.
Once on campus, follow the small, brown signs. Admission is
free. Donations are always welcomed. Tuesday – Saturday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on Monday’s. The museum is handicap
accessible. Guided Tours are available by appointment. For
more information, call: (432) 837-8143 or (432) 837-8730.
The Nature Conservancy of Texas
miles north of the McDonald Observatory on Hwy 118 North
(Davis Mountains Preserve). A non-profit wildlife
conservation organization, using science-based research and
a non-confrontational approach to protect the unique
diversity of animals and plants native to our state. The
Madera Canyon Trail adjacent to the Lawrence E. Wood Picnic
Area is open from dawn to dusk year-round
Farm Dog Shop
Kennel Service and Grooming. 43068-B Hwy 17 North, P.O. Box
142, Fort Davis, TX 79734. (432) 249-0620. Hours are 8:00
a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 7 days a week, including holidays.
Reservations highly recommended.
Oso Flojo Lodge
- This beautiful
lodge is located in the oasis of West Texas, Balmorhea.
About 30 miles north of Fort Davis, Balmorhea is a
wonderful town especially known for its amazing state
park and spring fed swimming pools.
For reservations call (432) 375 0502.
Old Schoolhouse Bed & Breakfast
- Located on
Front Street with one guest room and one suite, each with a
private bath, in a historic building. Full breakfast;
pecan orchard; shaded deck; tobacco free; no pets.
$105-$145 for double occupancy.
Phone (432)426-2050 or
- The hospitality the Kennedy's made a hallmark of the
Old Schoolhouse Bed & Breakfast has been extended to
include this incredible 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath vacation
home. Situated on 40 acres on the eastern edge of Fort
Davis, Hope’s Ranch offers sweeping vistas of the Davis
Mountains, the village of Fort Davis, and the high
grasslands nearby. Phone: (432) 426-2050 e-mail us:
Inn- Rooms above
Fort Davis Drugstore in Downtown Fort Davis. 6 large
rooms sleep 1 - 5 people, each room has a distinctive
theme, private baths, flat screen TV
and free wi-fi
#1 The Texas Star - Queen and Twin
#2 The Rancher - Queen and Double
#3 Nana's Room - Queen and Twin
#4 The Buffalo Soldier - King and Double
#5 South of the Border - Two Queens
#6 The Apache - Double and Double/Twin bunk
(432) 426-3118 or (432) 426-3939 for reservations or visit our
Overland Trail Campground & RV Park
- Good Sam, Woodall's, inspected RV park. RV's, tenting,
camping cabins (Small, inexpensive, rustic camping cabins,
Cable TV, refrigerator, microwave) Day, Week or Monthly
Rates. Airstreams for rent. Picnic Tables, BBQ, Camp
Kitchen, clean showers, restrooms, Laundromat. Pull through
sites, full hook ups. Free 42 channels Cable TV. RV storage.
Internet access. Walk to all Fort Davis, Pets welcome.
Rates: $16.00 full hookup for RV's reserved off web site.
Tent sites $7.50 Cabins $35-$75. Reservations Only:
(888) 478-5267 or for information (432) 426-2250
Overland Trail Museum
Fort St. and 3rd St., See
for hours. Special group tours by appointment
call Pat Draheim (432) 426-3404. Provides historical
records, pictures and items of historical interest relating
to Jeff Davis County. The culture and physical history of
Fort Davis and the Big Bend area. Museum owned and operated
by The Fort Davis Historical Society.
Pace and Associates
Mon-Fri 8-5 Certified Public Accountant-Accounting, Tax, Tax
Exempt entities, Estate Planning, Oil & Gas, Ranch & Farm,
IRS Representation. 212 N. 6th Street, Alpine, TX 79831. PH:
Poco Mexico - Delicious
home made Mexican Food. Sunday through Friday 10am to 2pm
Poissenot Productions -
Lloyd Poissenot, Photographer. Corporate, Advertising, Editorial, Portrait,
Product & Publishing. Located in downtown Fort Davis. By
appointment only. Representative: Karen Hughes (432) 426-2777
Retail grocery - Fresh meat, fresh produce, gasoline,
everything big supermarkets have. Across from Old Fort Davis on Hwy 118.
Prude Guest Ranch
- located 6
miles north on Hwy. 118 on the historic Prude Ranch. Motel
units and family rooms: $51-80; sixteen bunkhouses for group
use: $13/bunk. Indoor swimming pool, tennis courts, hiking
trails, Ropes Challenge Course and scheduled horseback rides
for guests and other visitors, upon reservation. Dining
room with buffet meal service. Conference facilities.
Children's Summer Camp. 800-458-6232 or (432) 426-3202 Fax:
(432) 426-3502. e-mail:
- Locally owned and
operated contracting services for all of your construction
needs. From a small tool shed to a complete home, our highly
skilled construction crews are here to serve you in a timely
and efficient manner. Call today for a quote on your new
construction or re-model needs. Dean Ovist - Owner/Operator
(432)294-1907. PO Box 386, Fort Davis, TX 79734. Email:
Radio Stations KALP and KVLF
- P O Box 779, Alpine, Texas. FM Station KALP, 92.7 on your
dial, AM Station KVLF 1240 on your dial. (432) 837-2144.
Glover: Artisan - Randy is a local
artisan with artwork that is as beautiful as it is intricate
in design. As a silversmith, Randy can design just about
anything from custom spurs to jewelry of all kinds. His
studio is 7 miles North of Fort Davis on Hwy 118 and is open
by appointment only. To view some of Randy's work, simply
call 432-426-3713 to arrange a time. His work can also be
viewed on his Facebook page at
Reata Restaurants - A
unique fine dining experience located in scenic Alpine,
Texas. The Cuisine, inspired by Cowboy Cooking, is a melding
of flavors: Southwestern, Creole, Southern & Traditional
Steak House. Our Alpine location has indoor and outdoor
dining to host your events or Reata will come cater for you.
Lunch 11:30 to 2pm 7 days a week. Dinner 5pm to 10pm Mon-Sat
203 N. 5th Street Alpine, Texas Tel: (432) 837-9232
- Landscape design *Residential/Commercial *Site Analysis &
Low Maintenance Planning *Native and Appropriate Plants.
(432) 426-3236 Fax: (432) 426-2478.
Rock House -
2.5 acres at 400 Bloys Avenue , on a quiet cul-de-sac just
down the street from the Presbyterian Church, the Rock House
is the perfect getaway for your next Fort Davis vacation.
The home was completely updated in 2011. The 2,421 sf home
has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, central and zoned heat and air
conditioning, two Dining areas, large Kitchen, spacious
Living Area and several quiet spaces. DSL internet service
and DISH satellite tv. Call: (432) 426-2050 or e-mail:
Ranch- Hunting: Mule
deer, whitetail deer, aoudad, javalina, mountain lion, other
predators. turkey, whitewing dove, mourning dove.
(432) 426-3027 (903) 860-3027
P.O. Box 1456,
Marfa, TX .
spay and neuter
pets in Presidio
mission is to
make a donation
or to find out
Sierra la Rana, LTD
- 10-200 acre home sites, underground utilities, dark sky
friendly, horseback riding, hiking, birding, and mountain
bikes: the choice is yours!.
Hwy 118 Alpine, TX. Tel:
(866) 757-2382 Web:
Small Business Development Center ~ SBDC
A Partnership Program with the U.S. Small Business
Box C-47 Alpine, Texas 79832 (432) 837-8696 (432)
Business planning assistance for development, start-up,
marketing, financing, expansion and training. Contact
email@example.com & Dennie Miller:
Silpada Designs - Representative Cyndee Barnes.
High quality sterling silver jewelry: sales & business
opportunities. Mon. through Fri 9:00 - 5:00.
Call:(432) 426-3671. Email:
Sproul Ranch -
The Sproul Ranch, founded in 1886 by Robert Stuart Sproul,
has been in the family and a working cattle ranch for over
100 years. Located in the heart of the Davis Mountains, the
ranch offers a variety of activities, including lodging,
hunting, private ranch tours, horseback trips (Horseback
trips arranged through Lajitas Stables in Fort Davis
firstname.lastname@example.org (432) 426-3097
La Cabaña Escondida
(The Hidden Cabin)
Hwy. 17 N. across
Limpia Creek. Wonderfully secluded log cabin, sleeps up
to four people. Kitchen, bath, living room with TV/VCR
(no cable). Awesome views from two porches. Wildlife,
hiking, quiet. No smoking. 2 Night minimum. Rates
start at $95 + tax. (432) 426-3097.
Mary's Post Office
- On Davis Street just
North of the Courthouse. In 1908, James Edwards built
this one-room building for his wife the postmaster. It
now serves as a unique getaway for couples. It has a
Queen bed, clawfoot tub with a shower and more. We
require a two night minimum. Non-Smoking, No Pets $95
plus tax. Available April thru September.
The Ranch House
- Built in the early 1900's by Robert Stuart Sproul, the
Ranch House served as the Sproul Ranch headquarters. The
ranch has been in the Sproul family and a working cattle
ranch for over 100 years. It has two bedrooms, one bath,
fully equipped kitchen, dining and living room, screened
in back porch. Awesome scenery, hiking, birding,
relaxing. Great view of Casket Mountain. Non-Smoking, No
pets. $125/night. (432) 426-3097.
Stone Village Market A
whole foods store offering a variety of produce; fresh-baked
whole grain breads; specialty coffees; beer and wine. PO Box
1838, Fort Davis, TX 79734. Ph. (432) 426-2226.
remodeled 1935 "tourist
court" has 14 rooms of which two
are suites, plus 7 "camp rooms" easily described as a step
above camping Complete with two twin beds made with thick
comforters, full showers and bath facilities are down the
porch from your room. All of the motel rooms have flat
screen TVs. Heated pool is located off of a patio with a fire pit and
landscaped area for relaxation. Located in the middle of
Fort Davis. Rates start at $39 for the camp rooms and go to
$89 for the suites. We also have the following guest
- On the edge of Sleeping Lion Mountain. Two bedrooms,
one bath, full kitchen. Quiet, great views. $110. Call
The Hotel Limpia for reservations.
- 1905 historic restored adobe home. Two suites, one
standard room, each with private baths. $79-$89. Call
The Hotel Limpia for reservations.
For Reservations call:
service, tanning, face and haircare, makeup and more. PO Box
222, 744 S. Front Street, Fort Davis, Texas. On the web at
email@example.com or call (432) 426-3938.
Texas Mountain Realty
– Professional real estate
services for Fort Davis, Marfa, Marathon, Alpine and the
Davis Mountains. Mike Murphy - Broker. Tel: (432)
426-2026 Fax: (210) 247-6151. Web:
The Big Bend Real Estate Guide
Complete real estate listings for Brewster, Jeff Davis and
Presidio counties. View the current issue with links to area
Tel: (432) 294-3691
The Nut Farm Dog Shop & Kennel
“Professional Dog Grooming and Boarding”
PO Box 142 / 43068B Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
Tel: (432) 249-0620
The Swimming and
Snorkeling Outfitter for San Solomon Springs. Open in
Toyahvale Desert Oasis provides swimming supplies,
snorkeling gear rental and sales along with Unique Souvenirs
of Balmorhea State Park and San Solomon Springs. The
Toyahvale Desert Oasis is located next to the State Park in
Historic Toyahvale, Texas. Open March thru September daily
10 to 6. Open October thru February on Saturdays and
Sundays 10 to 6. Services are available weekdays during the
off season with advance notice. Call (432) 375-2572
University of Texas at Austin-McDonald Observatory
research and public information. for more details see
The Veranda Country Inn
Court Avenue. Historic inn and guest house surrounded by
walled gardens and courtyards. Provides a restful getaway,
spacious rooms/suites, private baths, and generous
breakfasts, from $80 - $145, (888) 383-2847 or (432)
Village Farms of Texas-
High quality greenhouse
PO Box 1309 Fort Davis, TX 79734 (432) 426-2301 Retail
sales available on Mondays & Fridays 9-1pm 1 case minimum
6 fully furnished
Bedroom 1 & 1/2 bath 1300 sq ft stucco home. Full
kitchen, laundry and large living area. Walled yard
offers security for children and animals
privacy for all.
Casa Hermosa Suites
duplex property consisting of the Starlight Suite
which offers one queen bedroom and one full bedroom with
kitchen, bath, living and dining areas. Large porch,
grill & rockers. The King suite features one king
bedroom along with kitchenette, bath, living area and
two bedroom (one pillow top queen and one with two
singles) one bath with kitchen, dining, large
Historic Webster House -
301 Agave St. Built 1898.
Restored 2,000 sq. ft. adobe home. Three bedrooms, two full
baths. Laundry room. Big porch with rockers overlooks tree
shaded yard with gardens. Large living room. Fully
equipped kitchen. Cable TV./VCR. Phone. (800) 752-4145 Fax
the same. e-mail:
- 301 Agave St. This cozy one bedroom bungalow is
nestled behind rose arbors and native trees yet within
walking distance of shopping and dining.
Phone/TV./Cable/VCR. Fully equipped kitchen. Sun porch
with rockers for morning coffee.All Wildflower properties
welcome pets. Smoking is not allowed inside any of the
Wok N' Roll Asian Cafe
Fort Davis' newest restaurant with Asian cuisine made
to order and
no MSG. This is not a buffet! Dine-in, drive
thru, take out or call in your order "To-Go".
Thursday - Saturday, 11:00am-8:00pm and Sunday,
1300 N. State St., Phone: 432-426-3501
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