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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

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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

Paluxy River. In the bed of that same river in 1909, a local boy discovered fossilized dinosaur tracks. Visitors today…

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

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

…1690 to link New Spain (Mexico) with colonists and military in the Red River Valley of Louisiana, where the first…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…petrified 113-million-year-old footsteps of dinosaurs.1629 Park Road 59.254-897-4588; tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/dinosaur-valley Billy the Kid Museum – Hico The museum displays Old West…

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

…a museum, the Valley of the Caddo Museum and Culture Center. Since you’re in Paris, you might as well pick…

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

…cabins, and they cater to tubers, taking shuttles up and down the river. Andy’s on River Road is another local…

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

more than 30 years, Gelman opened the museum in the Rio Grande Valley last December to display 174 sets of…

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

…Fork Creek, and then enjoy miles of river valley views. Surface: Portions of paved and dirt road Distance: 33 miles…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

…as well as pulling inspiration from everything around him, he created a museum-worthy collection over the course of more than…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…were fossilized and hidden beneath layers of sediment until the early 20th century, when a flood on the Paluxy River

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

…get worse until the river stabilizes for winter,” Vandenberg said. “In July, August, and September, the river could do that…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…with a history deeper than its swimming holes. Uvalde boasts one of the most beautiful and underrated rivers in Texas—the…

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

pages is for our annual River Issue. Not only has he written two books on Texas rivers—The Blanco River and…

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

shallows and risked confrontation with Apaches along this Devils River Valley trace. Nearby, in 1857, Camp Hudson was constructed to…

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

River has played an outsized role in the state’s history. Sustaining at least 11,000 years of human habitation, its spring-fed…

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