Texas Pecos Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Sheffield: Fort Lancaster Scenic Overlook

Scenic overlook of Pecos valley canyons near Fort Lancaster State Historic Site, along U.S. Hwy 290 east of the fort entrance, includes rest area and historical markers.


  • U.S. Hwy 290
  • Sheffield, Texas
  • 79781

Hours & Fees

  • Daylight hours

  • Free



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Read more about Fort Lancaster in the Handbook of Texas Online.