Goodnight Ranch

The marker is located near intersection of US 287 and FM 294, 1 mile east of Goodnight.

Lat 35.037378
Lon -101.186657

Marker Text:
Site of Old Goodnight Ranch
First ranch in the Texas Panhandle; established in 1876 by Charles Goodnight 1836- 1929; noted scout, Indian fighter, trail blazer and rancher; The *Burbank of the Range.

*("Burbank of the Range" alludes to Luther Burbank, the pioneer botanist, who encouraged Goodnight to grow the first wheat crop in Armstrong County.)