Welcome to Canyon Texas, a thriving college town just 20 minutes away from Amarillo with a population of around 15,000 and growing every day. The city name comes from the Palo Duro Canyon located just 12 miles away. “The Canyon” as the locals call it offers everything from horseback riding to zip-lining not to mention tons of hiking trails.
Looking into Agriculture or Business schools in Texas? Upon entering Canyon you will find West Texas A&M University and their growing campus. Students choosing to attend can appreciate the relaxed way of life and the top notch education found a WT.
At the heart of Canyon you will find the historic court house and “The Square” a great destination for families looking for shopping, food, and entertainment. If you are looking for summer fun, the Canyon Aqua Park is just a few minutes away and is sure to delight the whole family.