The Painted Caves were actually inundated by Lake Amistad in 1968. They were a
popular stopping point for travelers on the old trail from Fort Clark to El
Paso. Not very long but of historic interest.
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On Sep 18, 2016, at 8:05 PM, Mike Flannigan via Texascavers
> Here is an 1857 reference to a cave:
> Click on the map and look at the Langtry area
> where the "Painted Caves" are noted on the map.
> I believe the cave location shown is incorrect. I think
> the caves are on the Pecos river a little east of Langtry,
> but I could be wrong.
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