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Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

feeling inspired, a Fredericksburg shop named in his honor, Texas Jack Wild West Outfitters, offers reenactors and other Old West

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…miles on a diagonal course across the breadth of Texas, the Brazos starts as a Western river coming off the…

Go Wild for New Texas Nature Documentary Narrated by Matthew McConaughey

Go Wild for New Texas Nature Documentary Narrated by Matthew McConaughey

…gorgeous visual feast of Texas’ often unseen wildlife—black bears, ocelots, mountain lions, just to name a few—and the wild places…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…Boulevard, where they serenaded patrons of Little Woodrow’s pub. Smaller colonies live just west of the Heights and East End…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…who were essentially their enemies just to survive because there was nothing here. But it was the Wild West—that’s what…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…a boy from Texas when I first visited Possum Kingdom Lake, a serpent-shaped reservoir 80 miles west of Fort Worth,…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

© Todd White Stills and Motion If you head west and keep going, you’ll end up in one of the…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…the the tweet “storm chasin [sic] in West Texas,” on May 17. She tagged a pro photographer named Charlie Stout…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

…by everyone from his buddy Lovett to George Strait and The Highwaymen. Of Keen’s 21 albums, 1989’s West Textures and…

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

Western Author,” Kelton has published more than 50 books during the last half-century. Four of them have won Western Heritage…

Attwater’s Prairie-Chickens

Attwater’s Prairie-Chickens

Fewer than 100 Attwater’s prairie-chickens exist in the wild, but captive breeding programs offer hope for the species’ survival. (Photo…

Texas Conservationists Want to Keep the ‘Wilderness’ in Big Bend National Park

Texas Conservationists Want to Keep the ‘Wilderness’ in Big Bend National Park

…a member of Keep Big Bend Wild, the advocacy group that’s promoting the wilderness designation. “Yes, we need roads and…

Ranger Creek Ranch

Ranger Creek Ranch

…amazes visitors.” We leave the ranch headquarters, about 18 miles west of Seymour, and drive northwest through cropland and mesquite…

Riding High at Dude Ranches

Riding High at Dude Ranches

…(still operating as a guest ranch in the Davis Mountains of West Texas), the Gallagher west of San Antonio (now…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

to see wildflower stands on the 30,000 acres, along with Native American sites, birds, and other wildlife. Otherwise, continue to…

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