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On the Trail With the Buffalo Soldiers

9:00a to 4:00p
Sat, November 16, 2019

Fort Davis NPS
101 Lt. Flipper Dr
Fort Davis, Tx 79734

Luis Padilla
(512) 389-8569

Guided hike with the Buffalo Soldiers! Davis Mountains, Fort Davis NPS, living history, free activities, family fun, outdoor learning, reenactments.

Join the Buffalo Soldiers while they stop in at the beautiful Davis Mountains state park and the Historic Fort Davie National Site for a weekend full of memorable experiences.  The Buffalo Soldiers and some of their frontier friends will be set up on the parade grounds of Fort Davis National Site.  Listen and interact with stories and the history of the famed Buffalo Soldiers, learn how to track animals as the frontier army did, visit the historic buildings of Fort Davis or even play a game of old school baseball with the soldiers. 

There will also be guided hikes from the beautiful Davis Mountains State Park to the Fort grounds (roughly 1 mile) given at 9:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm.   To reserve your spot on the hike please visit the following link and confirm your entry.  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PD6BLFL

All activities and entry are free to the public during this event.  As the soldiers are deployed all across the state it may be a while before they're able to visit the region again.  Make sure and take part in this memorable, educational, and fun event.

We'll see you further down the trail.........