Panhandle Check Stations

Mandatory CWD Sampling and Carcass Movement Restriction Zone in areas around Dalhart and Vega

Panhandle CWD Zone Location Description

That portion of the state lying within a line beginning at the New Mexico state line where U.S. 60 enters Texas; thence northeast along U.S. 60 to U.S. 87 in Randall County; thence south along U.S. 87 to S.H. 217 in Canyon; thence east along S.H. 217 to F.M. 1541; thence north along F.M. 1541 to Loop 335; thence east and north along Loop 335 to S.H. 136; thence northwest along S.H. 136 to N. Lakeside Dr.; thence north along N. Lakeside Dr. to E. Willow Creek Dr.; thence west along E. Willow Creek Dr. to Denton St.; thence north along Denton St. to E. Cherry; thence west along E. Cherry to N. Eastern St.; thence south along N. Eastern St. to E. Willow Creek Dr.; thence west along E. Willow Creek Dr. to U.S. 87; thence north along U.S. 87 to the City of Dumas; thence along the city limits of Dumas to U.S. 287 in Moore County; thence north along U.S. 287 to the Oklahoma state line.

Check Stations

Panhandle Check Station Details
Check Station Location Address/Directions Phone Coordinates
Dalhart Rita Blanca Lake Park RV Campground - off of Lake Drive (512) 803‑5972 36.0386489 -102.5053147
Vega Walnut RV Park 1403 Vega Blvd (Business Loop of I-40) (512) 803‑6158 36.038176, -102.506402

Panhandle Check Station Dates and Hours

Panhandle Check Station Hours
Dates Open Times
November 6 - 8, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
November 12 – 15, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
November 19 – 24, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
November 26 – December 6, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
December 10 – 13, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
December 17 – 20, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
December 26 – 27, 2021 9 am – 7 pm
December 31, 2021 – January 3, 2022 9 am – 7 pm

To have your animals sampled during dates the check stations are closed, please call the check station or (806) 420-0439.