Copper Breaks

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Rack Card of Copper Breaks State Park (SP) in Texas. Published by Texas Parks & Wildlife.

T E X A S S T A T E P A R K S Copper Breaks S TAT E PA R K PA N H A N D L E P L A I N S Copper Breaks STATE PARK Copper Breaks State Park, located among the copper-rich canyons and vast, rolling plains north of Abilene, combines a fascinating blend of natural and cultural history. In earlier times, Comanche Indians hunted buffalo here and defended the area against pioneers for more than 150 years. The park provides an abundance of wildlife-viewing opportunities. Deer, hawks, coyotes, jackrabbits, raccoons and roadrunners all roam the area, along with various other mammals and birds. A 60-acre lake offers swimming, no-wake boating and fishing. Several miles of scenic trails attract equestrians, bikers and hikers. Camping: Campsites with water only or water and electricity. Also primitive camping, group camp and equestrian campsites. Picnicking: Day-use area with picnic tables and grills. Playgrounds and volleyball court. Group picnic area. Swimming: Designated swimming beach. Boating: Boat ramp. No-wake speed limit enforced. Fishing: Possible catches include largemouth bass, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Fishing also permitted in pond. Trails: Multi-use — beginning mountain bike and equestrian; nature and hiking trails. Interpretive Center: Exhibits about Quanah Parker, the Comanche chieftain, and ranching heritage. Interpretive programs offered on summer evenings. Texas State Parks Store: Gifts, books, supplies, etc. Special Attraction: State longhorn herd. Quanah To Childress 287 6 To Vernon Copper Breaks State Park Located in Hardeman County, 8 miles north of Crowell or 12 miles south of Quanah on SH 6. Rates and reservations, (512) 389-8900. For information only, (800) 792-1112. Copper Breaks State Park 777 Park Road 62, Quanah, TX 79252 (940) 839-4331 In accordance with Texas State Depository Law, this publication is available at the Texas State Publications Clearinghouse and/or Texas Depository Libraries. © 2014 TPWD PWD CD P4506-097L (8/14) Printed on recycled paper. Scan with your QR code reader for more info.

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