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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

…from West Columbia, offers the first waterside views, the City by the Sea Museum, and a string of seafood joints…

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…

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

…Of the 50 species on-site, about 20 of them are threatened or endangered. A 7.2-mile scenic driving tour of the…

Editor’s Note: Preserved Paradise

Editor’s Note: Preserved Paradise

…the scenic views and natural wonders of the area. “Texans have taken pride in stewarding these lands for generations, but…

PK Away!

PK Away!

the area (about 350 feet above the lake). From another, we take in 360-degree views from scenic lookouts named Angel…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…do it justice. Because wildflowers rule this excursion, hustle back to scenic, flower-lined FM 1155. If you feel like slowing…

Four for Fall: 2010

Four for Fall: 2010

scenic drives in the state year round; stop at the scenic overlook a few miles outside Leakey to gawk at…

Davis Mountains Scenic Loop

Davis Mountains Scenic Loop

…lodging secured in the bucolic town of Fort Davis, we set aside an afternoon to meander the Davis Mountains Scenic

Madera Canyon Trail

Madera Canyon Trail

…I had already hiked the trail between the old fort and Davis Mountains State Park (fabulous views) and declared the…

Chain of Jewels

Chain of Jewels

…which serves gourmet cuisine seasoned with breathtaking views. Don’t miss the Hill Country vistas at sunset from Rattlesnake Point, a…

Galaxy Quest

Galaxy Quest

…serpentine Davis Mountains Scenic Loop, the 75-mile stretch of Texas 118 and Texas 166 woven into the valley below. Lightning…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Wimberley

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Wimberley

…sweeping views got better and better until I reached the top and took in a panoramic vista of the Texas…

Houston Play-Date

Houston Play-Date

…and NFL games. The ride took us past scenic Hermann Park, several of the city’s famous hospitals, and the zoo….

Driving FM 170

Driving FM 170

…recent rains. A few miles farther on, you’ll find the really big views as you encounter the Big Hill—the steepest…

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