Pick up a copy of the Advocate when you're passing through...the newspaper's office is on Broadway, the main street in town, north of the freeway just two blocks.
Van Horn is an important stop on I-10, and has always been a crossroads. Not only is it THE crossroads for the historic 1960s original Texas Mountain Trail scenic driving route, but also the Butterfield Overland Stage Route (southern route), the Old Spanish Trail and the Bankhead Highway.
|Van Horn's Clark Hotel Museum, photo by Dan Baeza|
|Van Horn's beautifully|
restored 1930s cattlemans
hotel, the El Capitan still
|Texas Mountain Trail also covers local events like the|
wonderful annual Lighted Christmas Parade in Van Horn