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A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…every year. We arrived ahead of the crowd, and Dale showed me the cabin. It had a long, rectangular room…

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Quanah Parker and Three of His Wives

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Quanah Parker and Three of His Wives

…hosted many notables at the house, including influential ranchers Charles Goodnight and Burk Burnett and President Theodore Roosevelt. Quanah Parker…

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

…more income than any song in the whole Lomax canon, more than Leadbelly’s ‘Midnight Special’ or ‘Goodnight Irene,’” John III…

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

cabin is nearby, claimed he was the real Booth, though it was never proven. 7 / RHYTHM & CO. BOOKS…

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

…mid 19th-century log cabin courthouse that sits right across from the present-day Atacosa County Courthouse, built in 1912. Then turn…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…and times in office. Learn how Garner, aka “Cactus Jack,” went from living in a log cabin to occupying the…

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

…vaguely resembles a cabin-sized dollop of whipped cream. These—plus a safari-style tent, a geodescent dome, an Airstream trailer, and two…

Lost Gold of the Palo Duro

Lost Gold of the Palo Duro

…credits J. Evetts Haley’s 1936 biography of Goodnight with introducing the tale to a wide audience. Goodnight’s account—via Haley—forms the…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…his lifelong friend Charles Goodnight placed a granite grave­­stone with the following inscription: “Served with me four years on Goodnight-Loving…

Altitude Adjustment: Fort Davis

Altitude Adjustment: Fort Davis

…heat. Evidence of the special climate surrounds La Cabaña Escondida (“The Hidden Cabin”), a cozy log cabin on the R.M….

PK Away!

PK Away!

…with trail treks, cabin hideaways, and resort retreats. Even the placename suggests the unpretentious adventure we seek—a modest creature roaming…

Welcome to Quitaque

Welcome to Quitaque

…Comanches in exchange for rustled livestock. However, it was Charles Goodnight, perhaps the most famous rancher in Texas history, who…

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

…still have all these things.” After chatting with Cody, I stopped by my riverside cabin. The duplex cabin’s interior is…

A Wildlife Rendezvous

A Wildlife Rendezvous

…collection of seven tent cabins situated on a slope above a secluded watering hole. Each is set along a gravel…

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

…the dawn of the 20th Century, such as a mercantile shop and a Goodnight Ranch cowboy camp. Settlers poured into…

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