Alpine attractions

Museum in Alpine

Museum of the Big Bend

On the campus of Sul Ross State University, this little museum is a great place to delve into the past, with exhibits on marine fossils (a warm shallow sea covered Big Bend 135 million years ago), Native American pi…
Viewpoint in Alpine

Hancock Hill

Behind Sul Ross State University, a trail leads up the dusty slopes of Hancock Hill. There are fine views of the area and some curious artifacts here – including a battered school desk that some uni students dragged…