• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

Map from San Antonio to Fort Davis

Map from San Antonio to Fort Davis.
 
From San Antonio take I-10 west to Balmorhea. Then take Highway 17 south to Fort Davis. (About 7 hours)

Did You Know?

Camels at Fort Davis NHS.

In an attempt to better supply Fort Davis and other southwestern posts, the army embarked on an unusual experiment by importing camels from the Middle East in 1856. Camels passed through Fort Davis in 1857, 1859 and 1860.