- Our list of the best things to do in Canyon, Texas, features the top 43 nearby activities — including 20 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Canyon, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Sights & Landmarks, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Canyon, TX , followed by 32 popular activities in nearby cities, including Amarillo and Comfort
Ranch House Cafe 810 23rd St., Canyon, TX MoreLess Info
Homestyle dishes such as hand-formed Angus-beef burgers and golden chicken-fried steak
1 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 40% Off Admission to Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
2503 Fourth Avenue, Canyon, TX 79015 MoreLess Info
There is only one place in Texas where you can cover 14,000 years of history in one visit, the Panhandle Plains Historical Museum. From dinosaurs to conquistadors, and a full size replica pioneer town, this museum has it all.
Settle into a beautiful, outdoor amphitheatre nestled in the Palo Duro Canyons to see TEXAS Outdoor Musical. More than 60 actors present the history of Texas through song, dance, and storytelling, with spectacular lighting and sound.
Take a trip to the second largest canyon in the country by visiting Palo Dura Canyon State Park. Amenities include, hiking, camping, fishing, and the ever present wildlife that call this 80-mile stretch of canyon lands home.
Don't miss the opportunity to experience your visit to the canyons up close, and on horseback with a visit to Palo Duro Riding Stables. This family owned stables features guided tours through the canyons insuring that you see everything nature has to offer.
From bouldering to zip lines, Palo Duro Zip Line offers outdoor adventure activities in the surrounding canyon region. The bouldering excursions are half day trips with experienced instructors that include the climbing of a 13 story rock.
If you are visiting the Palo Duro Canyons, Elkins Ranch, is one place you must visit to maximize your experience. From providing Jeep tours through the canyons, or serving authentic chuckwagon meals, this ranch has it all.
Dedicated to the Texas cowman and trail blazer Charles Goodnight, the Goodnight Memorial Trail actually follows a path utilized by the man himself. The trail begins at a small museum with artifacts from Goodnight's life and runs to the Palo Duro State Park.