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Alpine, TX

Amtrak Station • 102 W Holland Ave • 79830-4633

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Amtrak Station  8 points of interest  2 hotels  1 car rental

Points of interest

Historic Downtown Alpine

106 N 3rd St • Alpine, TX 79830
(2 blk E)
(432) 837-2326 - Website
Walking tour of historic downtown, with examples of early architecture. Tour brochure available from Chamber of Commerce.

Railroad Blues

504 W Holland Ave • Alpine, TX 79830
(3 blk )
(432) 837- 3103 - Website
Live music venue, entertainment on Fri-Sat night

Sul Ross State University

400 N Harrison St • Alpine, TX 79830-5105
(0.7 mi NE)
(432) 837-8011 - Website

Alpine High School

300 E Hendryx • Alpine, TX 79830-2027
(1.2 mi N)
(432) 837-7710 - Website

Museum of the Big Bend

1000 E Sul Ross Ave • Alpine, TX 79832
(1.4 mi W)
(432) 837-8143 - Website
Tues-Sat 9am-pm, Sun 1pm-5pm. Free admission.

Woodward Agate Ranch

Hwy 118 • Alpine, TX
(18 mi S)
(432) 364-2271 - Website
Home of famed Texas agates; collect from 3,000 acres.

McDonald Observatory

Hwy 118 North • Fort Davis, TX 79734-1337
(40 mi NW)
(432) 426-3640 - Website
Visitor center open 9am-5pm daily.

Big Bend National Park

Hwy 118 south • Big Bend National Park, TX 79834
(100 mi S)
(432) 477-2251 - Website
Open daily.

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Hotels

Best Western Alpine Classic Inn

2401 E Highway 90 • Alpine, TX 79830-5145
(6.5 mi E)
(432) 837-1530 • Website

Ramada

2800 E Highway 90 • Alpine, TX 79830-4111
(8.8 mi E)
(432) 837-1100 • Website

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Rent cars

2501 E Hwy 90 • Alpine, TX 79830-4108
(1.9 mi E)
(432) 837-3463 - Website

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Upcoming events

Cowboy Poetry Gathering

thru Feb 23 • Sul Ross State University
Donations welcome.

Viva Big Bend Music Festival

thru Jul 28 • Alpine, Fort Davis, Marfa, Marathon, Lajitas
75 acts on 10 stages

Big Bend Ranch Rodeo

thru Aug 10 • SRSU Range and Animal Science Center Rodeo Arena
Cowboys from area ranches compete in bronc riding, team doctoring, wild cow milking, team branding, team penning, etc.

Original Terlingua International Frank X. Tolbert/Wick Fowler Championship Chili Cookoff

thru Nov 2 • Rancho CASI de los Chisos, in Terlingua - 81 mi S
Chili and other cookoffs, music, golf tournament

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