Nestled in the scenic beauty of Fort Davis, Mountain Trails Lodge offers a truly unforgettable experience for travelers seeking a tranquil retreat. Recent guests have raved about the lodge, praising its cozy cabins, breathtaking views, and convenient location. With an abundance of outdoor activities and attractions in the vicinity, Mountain Trails Lodge is the perfect base for exploring the Davis Mountains and Big Bend area.
Visitors to Mountain Trails Lodge have been quick to express their satisfaction with their stay. One guest remarked, “This was our second time staying here and we loved it. The cabin was clean, comfortable and cozy. We enjoyed sitting outside stargazing, especially after attending the star party at the McDonald Observatory. We recommend this location while in the Fort Davis area. We’ll definitely be back.” Another guest echoed the sentiment, stating, “What a great place to call home while visiting this part of Texas! Just outside of town, clean, and to be able to sit on the porch and watch the sun rise, or a storm roll in, priceless. We’ll be back!”
Mountain Trails Lodge is ideally situated for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. Davis Mountains State Park and Fort Davis National Historic Site offer a wealth of connecting hiking trails, wildlife observation spots, and fascinating insights into the lives of early settlers in the region. For those seeking further adventure, the nearby Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center offers additional hiking trails, botanical gardens, and opportunities for bird and butterfly watching.
Venturing further afield, guests can embark on day trips to the renowned Big Bend National Park and Big Bend Ranch State Park. The lodge provides valuable assistance with maps and recommendations for the most scenic routes and must-see destinations along the way. Additionally, the surrounding towns of Marfa, Alpine, Balmorhea, and Marathon offer a variety of cultural attractions, including museums, art galleries, and fishing spots.
At Mountain Trails Lodge, relaxation and connection with nature are paramount. The lodge features a community pavilion equipped with gas grills, propane fire pit, tables and chairs, a retro fridge, small freezer with ice, and even hummingbird feeders (in season). Guests can enjoy activities such as cornhole and frisbee or indulge in the age-old tradition of roasting marshmallows, even during burn bans. The lodge’s tranquil setting also provides unparalleled opportunities for stargazing under the remarkably dark night skies, observing wildlife, and taking in the stunning sunrises and sunsets from private front porches or the onsite astronomy pad.
With its commitment to accommodating groups, Mountain Trails Lodge offers an ideal space for various occasions. Whether it’s a family reunion, workshop, church retreat, or destination wedding, the lodge can cater to a wide range of needs. The 10-acre property boasts 14 guest rooms, each offering picturesque views, outdoor gathering spaces, and a meeting room complete with an overhead projector and screen. For those seeking a memorable outdoor wedding, Mountain Trails Lodge provides the perfect natural backdrop and can even assist in coordinating with photographers, hair stylists, cake designers, caterers, and florists.
As you plan your next adventure or special event, make sure to consider Mountain Trails Lodge as your premier destination in Fort Davis. The lodge’s dedication to exceptional service, coupled with its idyllic location and range of amenities, ensures an experience that will leave lasting memories. To check availability and reserve your room, visit their website at mountaintrailslodge.com or contact them directly at (432) 426-3481. Your home at the end of the trail awaits.
Mountain Trails Lodge
501 E Musquiz Dr, Fort Davis, TX