Chisholm Trail Photo Gallery
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Chisholm Trail Marker - Rock Creek
When the Trinity River to the north was running high causing a backlog of herds in Tarrant County, the trail boss used Rock Creek as a haven of enjoyment for his trail hands, keeping them on the trail another day..... Read More
Did you know?
By 1870 thousands of Texas Longhorn cattle were being driven over the Chisholm Trail to the Union Pacific (later the Kansas Pacific) Railroad shipping center at Abilene. By 1871 as many as 5,000 cowboys were often paid off during a single day. Abilene became known as a rough town in the Old West.

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