Just east of Presidio is Fort Leaton, a site that dates back to the 1680s. Visitors will see a beautiful adobe building which served as a fort along the Rio Grande. A State Historic Site, it is also a visitor center for travelers wanting to enjoy Big Bend Ranch State Park.
To read more about adobe structures in the area, visit: www.texasmountaintrail.com/adobe
To learn more about Fort Leaton, click here.
For information about Big Bend Ranch State Park, click here.