Guadalupe Mountains National Park. You can read more about it here. Wallace E. Pratt and his family built the cabin in 1931-2, providing them a place to escape the summer heat of Houston, their home. Pratt, a petroleum geologist and conservationist donated their land to the National Park Service enabling public access to McKittrick Canyon. A slideshow of more photos of the cabin is here.
To read more about Wallace E. Pratt, click here.
For a trail guide for McKittrick Canyon, click here.
For regional hiking information, click here!