Shumla Treks Transport Hikers into the Ancient World of Rock Art in the Lower Pecos Canyonlands

Shumla Treks Transport Hikers into the Ancient World of Rock Art in the Lower Pecos Canyonlands

On a warm morning in early November, a dozen curious hikers followed a trail through spiky cactus and Volkswagen-size boulders into Upper Presa Canyon inside Seminole Canyon State Park and Historic Site near Del Rio.

The San Jacinto Battlefield Will Glow with Luminarias on Saturday to Honor Texans Killed in Battle

The San Jacinto Battlefield Will Glow with Luminarias on Saturday to Honor Texans Killed in Battle

The glow of 21,500 luminarias will brighten the grounds of the San Jacinto Battlefield in La Porte this Saturday, Nov.

The Spring Creek Greenway Aims to Expand as a Natural Escape in the Northern Suburbs of Houston

The Spring Creek Greenway Aims to Expand as a Natural Escape in the Northern Suburbs of Houston

Half an hour north of downtown Houston, groves of cypress trees echo with the calls of chickadees and woodpeckers, and magnolia and white oak trees grow to stunning size.

Farewell to a Fish: Once Found Only in the San Marcos River, the San Marcos Gambusia Has Gone Extinct

Farewell to a Fish: Once Found Only in the San Marcos River, the San Marcos Gambusia Has Gone Extinct

The last time someone saw a San Marcos gambusia was in 1983. Over the years since, biologists working to recover the tiny silver fish in the Edwards Aquifer kept searching—with no luck.

African American Cotton Pickers Day Shines a Light on the Complex History of the Ubiquitous Fiber

African American Cotton Pickers Day Shines a Light on the Complex History of the Ubiquitous Fiber

This Monday is African American Cotton Pickers Day. Dallas historian Clarence Glover launched the day in 2020 to honor African Americans who’ve never been credited for their labor with cotton.

A Fort Worth Chef Chronicles the Pandemic Lockdown Through a Restaurant Industry Lens

A Fort Worth Chef Chronicles the Pandemic Lockdown Through a Restaurant Industry Lens

In his new book, Carry Out, Carry On: A Year in the Life of a Texas Chef, Fort Worth chef Jon Bonnell shares his journey as a restaurateur during the COVID-19 pandemic.

After a Lost Year and a Postponement, Old Settler’s Music Festival Returns near Lockhart

After a Lost Year and a Postponement, Old Settler’s Music Festival Returns near Lockhart

The Little Festival That Could is coming back.
“We’re excited about getting the family back together,” Diana Harrell, director of the Old Settler’s Music Festival, says.

The Albert Hotel Aims to Bring Contemporary Style, Rooted in Historical Structures, to Fredericksburg’s Main Street

The Albert Hotel Aims to Bring Contemporary Style, Rooted in Historical Structures, to Fredericksburg’s Main Street

Up and down Fredericksburg’s historic Main Street, 19th-century stone buildings stand like old trees, deeply rooted in the city’s German history.

The Cosmic Vibes Are Back: El Cosmico’s Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love Turns 15

The Cosmic Vibes Are Back: El Cosmico’s Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love Turns 15

Picture this: You’re standing on soft green grass, swaying gently to the jaunty sounds of live alt-country music.

Conservation Effort Holds Promise for a New Park to Protect Honey Creek in the Hill Country

Conservation Effort Holds Promise for a New Park to Protect Honey Creek in the Hill Country

New housing developments are popping up all the time in the fast-growing Hill Country region north of San Antonio, but one 515-acre property that had been slated for development is now on track to become parkland rather than a subdivision thanks to private and state conservation efforts.

The Eastside Kings Festival Celebrates the Blues Music that Shaped Austin’s Scene

The Eastside Kings Festival Celebrates the Blues Music that Shaped Austin’s Scene

As an ambassador of Texas blues music, Eddie Stout has played bass in a number of bands, organized overseas tours for local blues musicians, and recorded more than 40 blues and roots artists for his Dialtone Records and Pee Wee Records labels.

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