Search results for "drives/"

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…There are also drives that take you along Texas’ version of the Pacific Coast Highway and an enjoyable trip along…

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

…Today, the area still retains several ranches, but tourism drives the Concan economy. The Family Business “My great-grandparents Tom and…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

drives a tanker truck full of thousands of gallons of water and fish to a lake, they open a porthole…

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

…River valley near Meridian that backed up to the Chisholm Trail during the era of cattle drives. Proximity to cowboys…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

© Todd White Stills & Motion At the crossroads where the Hill Country meets South Texas sits a…

Fests Up! Fall 2010

Fests Up! Fall 2010

…Santa Fe depot to Broadway Park, recalling the cattle drives of the late-1800s. The Old West theme continues during the…

Trips to Bountiful 2010

Trips to Bountiful 2010

…blaze of spring glory to come. To help us plan our annual wildflower drives, we asked experts at the Lady…

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

…echoes the stasis that drives our natural world. The ruinations of luck, loss, and love diminish against the reflection of…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Wimberley

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Wimberley

…in my car, rolled down the windows, and cruised down one of Texas’ most scenic drives—the Devil’s Backbone (RM 32)—which…

Riding High at Dude Ranches

Riding High at Dude Ranches

…a weathered cowboy hat, leads the way. Soon my imagination wanders back 130 years to the grueling Longhorn cattle drives

Four for Fall: 2010

Four for Fall: 2010

…scenic drives in the state year round; stop at the scenic overlook a few miles outside Leakey to gawk at…

Skeeter and the Cowboy Crowd

Skeeter and the Cowboy Crowd

…late 19th Century with cowboys celebrating the completion of cattle drives across hundreds of miles of vast, open land to…

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

…realize I was nearsighted, but when we went out on drives to round up cattle, I couldn’t see very far….

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…of the story in the TV series Lonesome Dove, you’ll remember that powerful scene in which Tommy Lee Jones drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Wildflowers along Texas 71 near Ellinger. (Photo by J. Griffis Smith) For the enlightened and adventurous traveler, serendipity…

The Latest

AD

AD

AD

AD

The August 2022 issue of Texas Highways Magazine


Get the Magazine

Save up to 62% off the cover price

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.

The August 2022 cover of Texas Highways Magazine, the River Issue


Get the Magazine

Save up to 62% off the cover price

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.