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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

…Brazos, I made plans to see it up-close with a return in late March to kayak a 19-mile section known…

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

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

…the Mission Trail links the Concepcion, San Jose, San Juan, and Espada missions in San Antonio Missions National Historical Park….

Texas Beaches Are Awash In Baby Dolls, Messages in a Bottle, and Other Oddities

Texas Beaches Are Awash In Baby Dolls, Messages in a Bottle, and Other Oddities

A researcher with the Mission Aransas Reserve finds a baby doll on the Gulf coast with a barnacle sticking out…

A Day Trip on El Paso’s Mission Trail Reveals a Multicultural History

A Day Trip on El Paso’s Mission Trail Reveals a Multicultural History

For information on Mission Trail events, shopping, tours, free concerts, and a self-guiding walking tour, check out visitelpasomissiontrail.com. Ysleta Mission

Fly Me to the Moon

Fly Me to the Moon

Mission Control, now a National Historic Landmark. Unlike the other two mission-control rooms, this one, which monitored the Mercury, Gemini,…

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

…Clark Springs Pool (open to the public starting Memorial Day weekend; $5 per person admission) and visit the Seminole Indian…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…snorkel, kayak, or feed the resident animals, including zebras, ostriches, and camels.   DriveTanks.com This site at Ox Ranch may…

50 Years Ago, Willie Nelson United Cowboys and Hippies at the Armadillo World Headquarters

50 Years Ago, Willie Nelson United Cowboys and Hippies at the Armadillo World Headquarters

…had moved into an apartment in Austin in July 1972, he made it his mission to book Nelson into his…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…of a creekbed into a long, smooth overhang. The paintings depict riders on horseback, a Longhorn cow, a mission, and…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…Highways In San Antonio, you can find a more pious bunch of these monks inhabiting Mission Concepcion, and the White…

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

…any Texan. Utilizing decommissioned railroad bed, the mixed-surface trail is still a work in progress, but it will span 130…

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

mission in 1997. “La Grange put together a great proposal for why the center should be here in Fayette County,…

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

…had established San Antonio de Valero Mission, the genesis of San Antonio as we know it today. Subscribe to Texas…

Houston Play-Date

Houston Play-Date

…Apollo 1, Challenger, and Columbia missions. ”We still consider them to be on mission,” he said. Later, we saw the…

Beaching on the Cheap

Beaching on the Cheap

…1857 Lydia Ann Lighthouse on North Harbor Island. Kayak and fishing guide Hector Rios, owner of Coastal Bend Kayak in…

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