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The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…velvet-skinned beasts with long oar-like noses, called “rostrums,” and faintly shocked expressions. Caddo Lake State Park 245 Park Road 2,…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…lakes and sloughs in the Brazos River bottomlands. The park is known for its alligators and waterfowl. tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/brazos-bend From my…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…the water into their fields,” explains Tom Alex, a retired Big Bend National Park archeologist. Shortly after the farmers moved…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

Thicker Than Water A family overcomes tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake By Dalia Azim I was newly in love with…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

…Falls State Park: waterfalls, tree-lined hiking trails, and ruins of a colonial homestead, all just 20 minutes and a $6…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…by teams of mules and filled with sulfur water from an adjacent spring,” says Luci DiGiorgio, who bought Oakdale Park

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

The hot springs along the Rio Grande at Big Bend National Park are shown here before last week’s flooding filled…

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

…portraits of Davy Crockett and cattle trailblazer John Chisum. Across the street from the library is Bywaters Park, its 1931…

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

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

…16 ounces of water for every hour that you’re in the heat,” says Corey Chandler, a spokesperson for Texas Parks…

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

…in Seminole Canyon State Park, is a prime example of the Historic Period Style. Here, water has carved the sides…

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 : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

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

…Dave Shafer. Quanah Parker Trail Total distance: About 280 miles. Overall vibe: Indigenous territory The Quanah Parker Trail consists of…

Chain of Jewels

Chain of Jewels

…County parks. Windy Point Park, 6506 Bob Wentz Park Rd., Austin, 512/266-3337. Bob Wentz Park, end of Bob Wentz Park

Lucky Land Offers a Serene Exhibition of Asian Culture and Art in Houston

Lucky Land Offers a Serene Exhibition of Asian Culture and Art in Houston

…Houston, traditional Asian music plays softly, providing a gentle backdrop to the rustling of trees and bamboo stalks and water

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

…raw. I was skeptical at first, but it’s delicious.   Castroville Regional Park This park is the perfect stop to…

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