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The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…about the historic Robinson Ferry crossing, and exhibits mentioning various 19th-century efforts to navigate the Brazos in steamboats. thc.texas.gov/historic-sites/washington-brazos-state-historic-site Brazos

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…after the new dam went into operation, the back flow of the Brazos River adapting to the hilly topography of…

Fly Fishing Is Taking off in Texas Rivers

Fly Fishing Is Taking off in Texas Rivers

Brazos River. Photo by Kenny Braun. Fifteen major rivers and many hundreds of miles of smaller streams run across Texas,…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…into the Brazos River, where the late writer John Graves grew up fishing and canoeing. Graves, a resident of Glen…

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

…“He collected a lot along the Brazos. Grandfather’s father was a tanner. He described them as ’the upper crust of…

PK Away!

PK Away!

Cliff-top panoramas of Possum Kingdom Lake—such as this vista from the Angel View scenic lookout—reward trekkers on the Brazos River…

Historic Moment in Granbury

Historic Moment in Granbury

…drive through Clifton, Meridian, and Walnut Springs. The conference, called Writing Down the Brazos, is sponsored by the Dora Lee…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Waco

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Waco

…miles of trails, playgrounds, and limestone bluffs along the Brazos River. On foot, climb to the top of Jacob’s Ladder…

Hacienda Dreaming

Hacienda Dreaming

…admired the breathtaking view of a bend in the Brazos River from the hacienda’s back porch, Jane told me how…

Goodbye to a River Turns 50

Goodbye to a River Turns 50

…and frontier history of the Brazos River before proposed dams downstream forever altered the river’s natural flow and surroundings. Graves,…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…in San Saba County. (Photo by Richard Reynolds) If you’re in no hurry, visit Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, home of…

Quirky Quarters

Quirky Quarters

…swear I hear horses nickering outside. Nearby: Matagorda Bay Nature Park, Brazos Bend State Park, Wharton Riverfront Park, Colorado River….

Now Open

Now Open

…Bernard National Wildlife Refuge. When the Corps of Engineers diverted the nearby Brazos River in 1929, the sweep of silt…

Calvert’s CocoaModa

Calvert’s CocoaModa

…Brit Ken Wilkinson, who arrived in the sleepy Brazos Valley town of Calvert a few years ago to build a…

Mammoth Discovery

Mammoth Discovery

…first bridge to span the Brazos River. And I can’t resist downtown’s Dr Pepper Museum, the birthplace of my hubby’s…

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