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Crosbyton, Texas

Crosbyton is the seat of Crosby County, near Blanco Canyon, a scenic spot of the South Plains area. Founded by a livestock company town lot sale in February of 1908, Crosbyton is the commercial center for the farming and livestock area, and a market for cotton, grain sorghum, wheat, and cattle.

There is free RV camping with hookups in the city park on U.S. 82 east of downtown where bed and breakfast facilities are available in the historic buildings.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Crosby County Pioneer Memorial Museum

Complex includes museum exhibit hall and furnished replica of rock house built by Henry Clay Smith, pioneer farmer who came to the High Plains in 1876. Extensive farm and home collections, Indian artifacts;

Crosbyton, TX Museums

Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum

Exhibits include display of dinosaur fossils and casts; a complete replica of a 15-ft. mastodon, and much more. One of the unusual things the museum has is several specimens of enormous salamanders called metoposarus, some of which grew to lengths of 12

Crosbyton, TX Museums

Silver Falls Park

One of the finest roadside parks on Texas highway system, about four miles east on U.S. 82, where White River crosses the route. Picnic tables, scenic views of rolling canyon, plus intriguing hiking paths along river.

Crosbyton, TX Parks

Things to do near Crosbyton, TX

Parks

Two city-maintained parks, with shaded picnic facilities, playground equipment, swimming pool and lighted tennis court....

Wichita Falls Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 3 days...

Swenson Memorial Museum and J.D. Sandefer Oil Annex

Housed in the historic First National Bank building, the museum features pioneer artifacts and traveling exhibits. The oil hi...

Moran Historical Museum

Operated by the Moran Historical Society, the museum is housed in the former First Christian Church building. Also includes t...

Boot Hill Cemetery

When Tascosa was the wide open, riotous cowboy capital of the 1880s, gunfights were traditional means for settling disputes, ...