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Summer for Procrastinators: Splashway Waterpark & Campground

Summer for Procrastinators: Splashway Waterpark & Campground

The small community of Sheridan, located between San Antonio and Houston, offers a more relaxed water park ... Read More »

Summer for Procrastinators: Medina River

Summer for Procrastinators: Medina River

If you didn’t start thinking about your summer plans in February, don’t fret. Read More > Read More »

Frio 101: Everything You Need to Know for a Trip to Texas’ Favorite River

Frio 101: Everything You Need to Know for a Trip to Texas’ Favorite River

If you love Texas outdoors, how could you not know the Frio? Well, maybe you’re one of the millions of newcomers ... Read More »

5 Hidden Gem Texas Lakes

5 Hidden Gem Texas Lakes

Spend some time in and on the waters of these five lesser-known lakes, then visit the charming towns that surround ... Read More »

Find Summer Bliss with a Spontaneous Trip to One of Texas’ Lesser-Known Destinations

Find Summer Bliss with a Spontaneous Trip to One of Texas’ Lesser-Known Destinations

When it comes to iconic Texas summer destinations, the early bird gets the worm, or in this case, the prime Garner ... Read More »

Rent a Kayak for a New Perspective on Austin’s Bat Flight

Rent a Kayak for a New Perspective on Austin’s Bat Flight

Each evening between late February and late October, as the sun hits the horizon line, experts estimate that ... Read More »

Stories of Suffering and Salvation from Colonial Texas’ Western Edge

Stories of Suffering and Salvation from Colonial Texas’ Western Edge

For the colonists who settled Texas, the Colorado River represented boundless potential—lands thick with alluvial ... Read More »

Last-Minute Weekend Plans: Milton Reimers Ranch Park

Last-Minute Weekend Plans: Milton Reimers Ranch Park

Hill Country summer favorite Hamilton Pool has been reservations-only since 2016 due to the swimming hole’s ... Read More »

I Survived the Texas Water Safari

I Survived the Texas Water Safari

Today, three days after my finish, I feel feral. I also feel like Wonder Woman filled my lungs with magic air that ... Read More »

Endangered Turtle Hatchlings Draw Crowds Along the Texas coast

Endangered Turtle Hatchlings Draw Crowds Along the Texas coast

PINS has a list of nest locations and projected hatch-dates— the next predicted hatch date for 2019 is June 12-16, ... Read More »

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