Indian Lodge

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Indian Lodge

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Rustic Charm, Modern Comfort

With its white adobe walls, historic aura, and refreshing pool, Indian Lodge is a welcome oasis in West Texas. Explore the natural beauty of the Davis Mountains by day, and relax in your comfortable room by night.

Things to Do

Indian Lodge is a full-service hotel set in Davis Mountains State Park. Make the lodge part of your big adventure or your vacation destination. Host a family reunion or business retreat in our meeting room. Wi-Fi is not available in guest rooms, but there are multiple hotspots in public areas of the Lodge. 

Stay in our historic hotel with 39 rooms and a meeting room.

Swim at the pool while enjoying the mountain view. If you plan to swim, please read our swimming safety tips before you come.

Dine at the Black Bear Restaurant, which offers breakfast and lunch Wednesday through Sunday, 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. year-round.

Hike or bike the many trails of Davis Mountains State Park.

Learn about the area at a park program or visit the Interpretive Center or bird blind. Download the Interpretive Guide to Davis Mountains State Park and Indian Lodge | PDF.

DonateSupport state parks by donating to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation.

Ranger Programs

We offer walks and programs on stargazing, birding, local history, geocaching and more. Check our Events page for upcoming programs.

Visit the Interpretive Center, which has exhibits and an indoor bird blind that overlooks a wildlife watering station. You can also check out a GPS unit there.

Connect with us on Facebook and Instagram.

Junior Ranger Program: Ask at the Interpretive Center about becoming a Junior Ranger! Borrow an Explorer Pack, packed with tools for looking at nature up close and personal. Pick up a free Activity Journal and complete activities to earn a badge.

Civilian Conservation Corps: Men of the CCC molded adobe blocks to form the walls of Indian Lodge. They used locally harvested materials for the finishing interior touches. CCC workers in Bastrop built the lodge’s furniture. Learn more about the CCC’s work here and around the state:

Area Attractions

With the lodge as your home base, you’ll find plenty to do!

In or near the town of Fort Davis, check out:

Visit the Museum of the Big Bend in Alpine.

Marfa offers art galleries, shopping, Marfa lights and more.

More ideas:

16453 Park Rd. 3
Fort Davis, TX 79734

Latitude: 30.592638

Longitude: -103.943469

(432) 426-3254

Entrance Fees
  • No entrance fee : Free

The Lodge and restaurant are closed for renovations. Visit the Fort Davis Chamber of Commerce website to find local accommodations and restaurants.

Busy Season

March through Labor Day


The mile-high altitude offers cool summer weather and crisp nights. Winter visitors may be treated to an occasional snowfall over the scenic landscape.

National Weather Service forecast for this area

5,200 feet.