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Communities—Alpine, Lajitas, Marathon, Study Butte and Terlingua in Brewster County; Sanderson in Terrell County; Fort Davis in Jeff Davis County; and Marfa and Presidio in Presidio County—offer a variety of museums, recreation and entertainment. The combined counties cover 14,671.3 square miles. Because of the vast distances between towns, be sure the gas tank is filled while traveling the area.

U.S. 90 and U.S. 385 S. in Marathon.


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