Archer County

By Madeline McGregor

History

In November 1879 farmers combined with the small ranchers in Archer County and presented a petition to the commissioners' court of Clay Court calling for the political organization of Archer County. The process was delayed until Spring of 1880, the court ordered an election. Archer County was organized on July 27, 1879.

What is there to do?

There is lots to do! If you are a big hunter, there are lots of animals, and plenty of hunting seasons. Are you a Golfer? If so, there is a beautiful golfing range there! You get to enjoy many holes as well as gorgeous scenery. Like to go hiking? There are so many trails, you'll find the one that matches your need. If horses are your thing, there are horseback riding trails too, and that's just the beginning!