Big Bend National Park in Brewster County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1956 by State of Texas.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Comanche Trail into Mexico, and the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
Location. 29° 39.605′ N, 103° 10.409′ W. Marker is in Big Bend National Park, Texas, in Brewster County. Marker is on U.S. 385. Touch for map. Marker is in parking lot to entrance to Persimmon Gap ranger station. Marker is in this post office area: Marathon TX 79842, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Double Mills (approx. 5.8 miles away); The U.S. Army Camel Experiment (approx. 5.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Comanche Trail, Big Bend, National Park Service web page. (Submitted on March 27, 2012, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas.)
Categories. • Anthropology • Native Americans • Natural Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2012, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. This page has been viewed 815 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 27, 2012, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.