Texas Plains Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Goodnight: Goodnight Cemetery

Historic cemetery where Charles and Mary Ann Dyer Goodnight are buried. Goodnight was a trail blazer and Indian Scout.Together they built a home in Palo Duro Canyon, developed the cattle industry, and fathered higher education and civic organizations. 


  • CR 26
  • Goodnight, Texas
  • 79226

Hours & Fees

  • Daily, daylight hours.

  • Free

Map & Directions

From Claude, Hwy 287 east to Ranch Road 294. Turn left (north). Turn right (east) onto Juliet and left (north) onto County Road 26. Cemetery entrance is on the right.