West of Fort Davis is a large county park with a winding path for joggers. The park looks west toward Blue Mountain, and if you care to walk your dog or take a stroll at the end of the day, you might see
scenes like this.

Leaving Fort Davis on north Highway 17 is this view of Star Mountain, marking the long descent from the Davis Mountains to Balmorhea.

mitrepeak girl scout campTwenty minutes south of Fort Davis is the Mitre Peak Girl Scout Camp. Access is gained by calling the Permian Basin Girl Scouts in Odessa. These scenes were taken along the Fern Canyon trail, a mix of moonscape rocks and thick damp tree scape that ends in this reflective pool.