• View of Indian Cliffs from the Devils River.

    Amistad

    National Recreation Area Texas

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Wildflowers

Nature and Science

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Something is always blooming at Amistad, but the best times to visit to view wildflowers is during the mild weather in spring and fall, and after rains. Many local plants respond very quickly to precipitation and bloom almost immediately.

Did You Know?

Pecos River Viaduct

During both World War I and World War II, the Pecos River Viaduct was guarded by the U.S. Army against enemy saboteurs as it was a vital link to the war efforts.