A taxidermy javelina opens its mouth towards the camera.
Eaton Hill Nature Center. Photo by Will van Overbeek


Historic downtown has the restored Sutton County Courthouse, with other attractions within walking distance. The town reflects both the Texas Hill Country and Chihuahuan Desert. Hunters take wild turkey, white-tailed deer, and axis deer. Events include The Sonora Outlaw Rodeo & Sutton County Days and The Dry Devils River Music Flood.

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