Photo by Max Kandler
from Midland/Odessa: Take I-20 west to Pecos. From Pecos take Highway 17 south through Balmorhea to Fort Davis. (About 2.5 hours) map
from San Antonio: Take I-10 west to Balmorhea. Then take Highway 17 south to Fort Davis. (About 7 hours) map
from Del Rio: Take Highway 90 west to Alpine. From Alpine take Highway 118 north to Fort Davis. (About 3.5 hours) map
Did You Know?
Fort Davis, when established in 1854, was named for Secretary of War Jefferson Davis. Later during the Civil War, Jefferson Davis served as President of the Confederacy.