This the U.S. portion of the Amistad International Reservoir--a joint project of the United States and Mexico. Amistad (friendship) Dam impounds the Rio Grande just below Devil's River. Boating, fishing, birding, camping, hiking, swimming and archaeological sites are attractions. National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands passes are honored. The Visitor Center has interactive displays, a short film about the area, a panel on Panther Cave, and a bookstore.
Visitor center is open 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tue.-Sat.
On U.S. 90, about 10 miles west of Del Rio.