The fort was active from 1867-81. Among the ruins are a first sergeant's quarters and a hand-dug well. The fort is home to the Official State of Texas Longhorn Herd. The site offers camping, fishing, hiking, stargazing and living history events.
Open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.
1701 N. U.S. 283.
Site is 15 miles north of Albany on U.S. 283.