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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

…take the roads less traveled? Among this group of spring road trips, you have an option to avoid the traffic…

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

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

…by Michael Amador. Warm weather has arrived, and so has the urge for adventure. The first of our two-part spring

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…late spring and extended drought. Amid the pools and riffles, I saw some huge carp and a teeny-tiny minnow. Perhaps…

Dive In!

Dive In!

…from San Solomon Springs, refilling the one-and-three-quarter-acre pool completely every six hours. That accounts for visibility reaching 80 horizontal feet-at…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…waterfront hold many year-round feathered residents, but birding booms during the fall and spring migrations. In the spring, birds cutting…

Happiness Comes in Waves: South Padre Island

Happiness Comes in Waves: South Padre Island

…when you hear “South Padre” you think of the raucous bacchanalia that overtakes the island during spring break, when the…

New Adventures in Old La Grange

New Adventures in Old La Grange

…Griffis Smith) On long trips, I like to break up the drive by exploring a small town along the way….

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

…Grande. White pelicans, green-winged teal, and canvasbacks also spend the winter near the river be-fore flying north in the spring….

Trips to Bountiful 2010

Trips to Bountiful 2010

Bluebonnets near Mason. (Photo by Tim Fitzharris) After an unusually cold, wet, and blustery winter, spring couldn’t come soon enough…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Nueces River Valley

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Nueces River Valley

…through October. Tours begin at the Rocksprings Visitor Center on the town square. Also on the square, the Historic Rocksprings…

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

…eligible to serve as crew on the Elissa for one of the short sailing trips in the spring. For volunteering…

America’s Singing Breakman

America’s Singing Breakman

…corner or courthouse square. One story tells of Rodgers returning to his Temple motel after a show in the spring

No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned

…host field trips to collecting sites and quarries on private land. A handful of ranches across Texas promote themselves as…

Whirring Dervishes

Whirring Dervishes

…a lot of travelers come to see them. Spring and fall bird migrations are phenomenal, with great birding spectacles occurring…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Llano Estacado

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Llano Estacado

…north of Amarillo. Cottonwoods, soapberry, and willows grow along its banks, while mesquite, prickly pear, yucca, grasses—and during the spring,…

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