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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

…Austin or taking US 87 and Interstate 10 for a more direct route south to San Antonio. The Alt Route

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

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

…road trips series takes you on three different journeys: a kolache trail that offers two different routes to find the…

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

…renowned as its cousin from the same era, the famed Route 66, which runs through the Panhandle. But as someone…

Spirit of 66

Spirit of 66

…or Going West—Route 66—Does it Best—McLean, TX. Route 66’s role in popular culture remains strong, I think. No wonder that…

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

…longer route—or by floating down the river in a boat and pulling off onto the sand bar. But once they…

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

…Park—20 miles north of Austin—and Burnet, and follows a large portion of the route used to move the Capitol building…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…along our route, its sandy banks rising 10 to 20 feet high. Black willow, cottonwoods, and sycamores grew along the…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…at the back of the truck. Over 3,000 gallons of water find a narrow escape route, arcing out in a…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…300,000 acres of desert landscape and river corridor. Plan your route at the Barton Warnock Visitor Center and learn about…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

route instead veered west to Kerrville. Charles Schreiner, the influential merchant and owner of YO Ranch in Kerrville, lobbied for…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…hail and no clear escape route. I lost visual and radar signal several times and just decided to bail to…

A New Adventure Tour at Natural Bridge Caverns Gives Novices a Chance to Be Explorers

A New Adventure Tour at Natural Bridge Caverns Gives Novices a Chance to Be Explorers

…will inspire visitors to advocate for and protect delicate cave environments. The St. Mary’s route takes visitors past tall, baseball-bat…

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

…making sure you planned out your route, and planning out your stops,” says AAA’s public affairs specialist Joshua Zuber. A…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…four driving routes that, based on the predictions of experts at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, should offer some…

New Adventures in Old La Grange

New Adventures in Old La Grange

…the bypass and take the business route instead. This decision often leads to memorable discoveries, like those I made in…

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