Canyon is a city in the High Plains region of the Texas Panhandle. It is home to the West Texas branch of Texas A&M University, the most prestigious in the region (though granted, this is not saying much), and is the gateway city to Palo Duro Canyon.
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, 2503 4th Avenue, 806 651 2244, . The largest historical museum in the state hosts a wide range of artifacts covering Panhandle pre-history, American Indian life, the early pioneer era, and cowboy life on the ranches.
Combine City, FM 1151 near Osage Road. A farmer living along the road to Palo Duro Canyon has created a tractor version of Amarillo's Cadillac ranch, planting 12 wheat combines in a field. Unlike the Cadillac version, visitors are not invited onto the property.
There's really not much to do that doesn't involve going to Palo Duro Canyon. As it's a college town of a sort it's not even a good look at hard-nosed rural middle America, if that's what you're looking for.