Comanche Community

Michael has a BA in History & American Studies and an MSc in American History from the University of Edinburgh. He comes from a proud military family and has spent most of his career as an educator in the Middle East and Asia. His passion is travel, and he seizes any opportunity to share his experiences in the most immersive way possible, whether at sea or on the land.

Comanche County, Texas
Chamber of Commerce
100 Indian Creek Drive
Comanche, TX 76442
Phone: 915-356-3233
Lakes and Recreation

Lake Proctor, fishing, boating, swimming, and golf

Points of Interest

Comanche County Historical Museum contains covered wagon, surrey, Indian and pioneer artifacts housed in replica of frontier store.

Fleming Oak, only remaining member of a large grove of oaks which legend says was saved from destruction by an ancient settler who said the tree saved his life during an Indian attack and he would protect the tree with his life.

Old Cora, the oldest existing Texas courthouse

City Park, swimming and Twin Creek Hiking Trail

Annual Events

January: Comanche County Junior Livestock Show
April, June, October, November and December: "Old Cora" Trade Days
July: 4th Celebration; Annual Rodeo and Dance on the third weekend of the month
September: Comanche County Pow-Wow, cook-off, entertainment, arts and crafts, classic car show, antique tractor and farm equipment show
December: Lights of Christmas Parade


American Motel, 1301 E. Central, 915-356-2508
Comanche Motor Inn, 508 W. Central, 915-356-2543
Poor Boy Motel, 706 E. Central, 915-356-2808
The Guest House at Heritage Hill B&B, 915-356-3397
It's About Time B&B, 915-356-3345
Rattlesnake B&B, 915-356-7098


The Golden Arrow Cafe, 901 W. Central, 915-356-3217
Jordon's, 500 W. Central, 915-356-3336
Miguels Little Mexico, 1000 E. Central, 915-356-5368
Crow's Nest Cafe, 113 W. Grand, 915-356-3360
Starbeau's 134 W. Central, 915-356-2869
The Bar-B-Q Shed, 404 E. Central, 915-356-2869

Specialty Shopping

Bolt's, 406 E. Central, 915-356-7070
Casteberry's Creations, 201 W. Grand, 915-356-3901
Comanche Trading Post, 300 W. Central
The Red Store Mall, 113 W. Grand, 915-356-3360
Red Top, 605 W. Central, 915-356-3173
Selections on the Square, 127 N. Houston, 915-356-3153
This Old House, 700 W. Central, 915-356-2241

Communities and Related Links
Comanche, Texas Web Site
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