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The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

“pseudo-maternity” colony. Pregnant females use the tunnel, but pups are born elsewhere before returning as juveniles. The tunnel’s bat population…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…examine petrified wood and look for fossilized shark’s teeth and mussel shells. Lower Brazos Riverwatch reports exposed pipelines and abandoned…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

for place naming. It’s entirely up to the developers, and the only oversight in the past was by the U.S….

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

…relaxing under towering live oak trees along the Paluxy River. The hotel’s restaurant and lounge, Snyder’s Tavern, serves sandwiches, salads,…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…century after multiple sanitariums opened. The town’s relatively high and dry Hill Country environs were thought to be beneficial to…

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

a museum, the Gardner Hotel and Hostel in downtown El Paso still holds a treasure trove of history as it…

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

the overgrazing problem early on. It has been sustainably running Angora goats since late 1887, largely by closely matching animals…

Free Travel Information

Free Travel Information

Centers. The Texas Official Travel Map is designed to show the maximum amount of information relevant to travelers in the…

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

including Danny’s Seafood House and Tran’s, and the lovely Hotel Luther, a genuine artifact built in 1903 that’s well worth…

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

and fill everybody’s tractors up with diesel. We helped out with the fires in Eastland, and currently we’re helping out…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…radio-and-mail-order metaphysical self-help business called the Mayan Order. A booklet the couple published in 1936, The Revelation Secret of the…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

The Tree Of Life On the mesquite trail in South Texas Photographs by Joel Salcido Approximately 75% of the mesquites…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…taming flooding. Though well-intentioned—floods can be dangerous to life and property—these projects reshaped waterways, causing rivers to channelize. This silted…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…vibrant red painting the interior of my eyelids tells me the sun is there, shining fiercely. I feel its heat…

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

…Majestic as it is, the Elissa, designated the Texas state tall ship in 2005, is definitely not bigger than the…

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