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Nov 12, 2007 - Fort Davis, Texas and McDonald Observatory

Looking for a logical overnight stop on our trip from Guadalupe NP to Big Bend NP, we decided to stop in the little town of Fort Davis. There were two factors favoring the selection of Fort Davis: (1) the Fort Davis National Historic Site, a post Civil War frontier Fort; and (2) the McDonald Observatory, which some people had noted as an interesting place to visit. The Fort Davis National Historic Site was a short and pleasant visit. It reminded us in many ways of our visit to Fort Laramie National Historic Site in Wyoming, as both...

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