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Fort Phantom Hill, Abilene

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  • It was drizzly when we stopped so we didn’t stay long. Free to look around and nice walk to stretch your legs. I would like to come back again and learn more. We had a teenager and 10 year old who bot...  more »
  • Located off FM600 north of Abilene and just past Phantom Lake, you can find the remains of Fort Phantom, where calvary units were stationed to protect homesteaders and escort those traveling westward....  more »
  • We just happened upon this place while travelling in the back country past Abilene. Well laid out and documented, it represents the ebb and flow of the tide of civilization. Changes in technology, ste...  more »
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  • My favorite place in the world. It is so beautiful there especially when the bluebonnets are in bloom. Great history there and the walk around to see everything is so peaceful. And yes they now have a public restroom. The caretaker is so sweet and kind.
  • I enjoyed this a lot more than I expected. Definitely grab a map on your way in. It helps you to understand what you are looking at. Neat history and a serene place to visit!
  • This place is pretty cool, it's best to visit in the winter months. That way you don't have to worry so much about it being over grown with weeds and such.
  • Interesting site--worth going to see for sure. The old structures are marked as to what they were.
  • Excellent historic site...recommend for Texas history buffs!

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