Welcome to Clovis and Curry County – a small city and county with a big heart! Enjoy this vibrant community where great annual events, a large zoo, and fantastic golf await you. Just 15 minutes from the Texas border, Clovis is located within the Llano Estacado, one of the largest mesas (also known as tablelands) in North America. Clovis is famous for archaeologists’ discovery of 13,000- year-old tools used by a culture that is thought to be the ancestor of all indigenous people of the Americas.