• View of Indian Cliffs from the Devils River.

    Amistad

    National Recreation Area Texas

Insects and Arachnids

Monarch butterfly feeds on a cowpen daisy.

Female Monarch Butterfly

A big attraction for nature lovers at Amistad is the fall Monarch butterfly migration. Year after year, thousands of Monarchs roost in the same few trees as they head to their wintering grounds in Mexico.
 

Did You Know?

U.S. Air Force fighter planes over Lake Amistad

Laughlin Air Force Base has a marina and campground on Lake Amistad for active and retired military personnel.