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Things to Do in Matador, Texas

Why would I ever want to stay in a Bed and Breakfast in Matador, Texas?

It is a community where you can meet exceptionally friendly people.  it is a great place for a reunion with family and friends;  it is a stop over as you travel to the mountains;  it is a get away from your daily routine in order to rest, recuperate, read, be pampered and  enjoy carefully choreographed meals.

It might be considered part of the last frontier, where time has slowed down a bit with a history worth researching. 

There are also opportunities to hunt!

We are within driving distance of Lubbock, Amarillo, Caprock Canyons, and Palo Duro.  Explore by car, motorcycle or horseback.

You will want to photograph everything you see.

 The list of things to do in Matador Texas are almost endless!

Roaring Springs Ranch Clubs

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A great place to camp and bring your family. Kids will love to wade in the river and use the playground! The privately owned RV and Golf Ranch, Roaring Springs Ranch Club is located approximately 3 miles from the city of Roaring Springs.

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Matador, Texas, Motley County seat: travel, history, landmarks, courthouse, jail, endangered buildings, vintage & contemporary photos. There are many historical sites to see, be sure to visit the Tee Pee City marker, the Motley County railroad and Motley County Historical Jail. 

Bob's Oil Well

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Bob's Oil Well is a landmark and was a once-flourishing roadside business. This 1930's tourist stop and restaurant brings good memories of  hamburgers, social gatherings, and funny stories. Bob's has drawn travelers from near and far to see  his  collection of exotic animals including  rattlesnakes, monkeys, lions, coyotes and a white buffalo.

Motley County Historical Museum

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The Motley County Historical Museum is located in the Old Traweek Hospital. Displays include the hospital history, veterans, ranching, Native Americans, county history, schools, saddle making and diorama of early day Matador.

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