On the Water

Find Rustic Relaxation on the Nueces River at Camp Wood in the Hill Country

Find Rustic Relaxation on the Nueces River at Camp Wood in the Hill Country

The Nueces River valley plummets from the Edwards Plateau with the abruptness of a summer squall. The topography ... Read More »

The Call of The River Brings Peace and a Sense of Nostalgia

The Call of The River Brings Peace and a Sense of Nostalgia

  There’s something about a river that evokes feelings of nostalgia. Perhaps it’s the tie to something ... Read More »

Make a Date with Mother Nature on the Pecos River

Make a Date with Mother Nature on the Pecos River

For nearly a week, an unspooling ribbon of greenish-blue will carry you down frothy rapids, alongside towering ... Read More »

There’s Nothing but a Beach on St. Jo Island, but What More Do You Need?

There’s Nothing but a Beach on St. Jo Island, but What More Do You Need?

With miles of undeveloped shoreline, San José Island offers room to roam. When Hurricane Harvey struck last ... Read More »

Port Aransas to Beachgoers: Come on Back

Port Aransas to Beachgoers: Come on Back

Anticipation grows as you roll down the window and drive onto the Port Aransas ferry to cross the narrow channel to Read More »

Explore South Padre Island with a Drive up State Park Road 100

Explore South Padre Island with a Drive up State Park Road 100

I get my first clear view of South Padre Island from the summit of the Queen Isabella Memorial Causeway. At 85 feet Read More »

You’ll Feel Right at Home in This Small-Town Beach Community

You’ll Feel Right at Home in This Small-Town Beach Community

Our annual Coastal Issue is different than the one we had in mind when we began planning it last summer. The impact Read More »

Dive into Classic Summer Activities at Daingerfield State Park

Dive into Classic Summer Activities at Daingerfield State Park

Summer fun awaits at Daingerfield State Park, located a couple of miles southeast of the city of Daingerfield in ... Read More »

In the Tiny Town of Christoval, an Amazing West Texas Oasis Awaits You

In the Tiny Town of Christoval, an Amazing West Texas Oasis Awaits You

In bone-dry West Texas, water draws people together, and the cool, refreshing water of the South Concho once made ... Read More »

Main Street: Seawall Boulevard

Main Street: Seawall Boulevard

Galveston’s Seawall Boulevard stretches for more than 10 miles along the Gulf of Mexico, offering access to hotels, Read More »

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