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A Wildlife Rendezvous

A Wildlife Rendezvous

…of the savannah,” a guide tells us) nibble grass. Four or five tank-like creatures rumble around the rhino camp. We…

Riding High at Dude Ranches

Riding High at Dude Ranches

…shady porch, ride horses, hike and swim, or join hayrides and campfire sing-a-longs, stress melts like chocolate on a s’more….

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

…first clear recollection of listening to country music was when we were living at a line camp on the McElroy…

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

…shallows and risked confrontation with Apaches along this Devils River Valley trace. Nearby, in 1857, Camp Hudson was constructed to…

Quirky Quarters

Quirky Quarters

…hammocks. Camping is allowed on the grounds, and the owners planted trees to provide shade during the day. You won’t…

Shifting Sands of Monahans

Shifting Sands of Monahans

…prisoner of war camp. Near the end of the global conflict, Pyote Field began handling the larger B-29 Superfortresses. After…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Waco

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Waco

…while strolling the Baylor campus. Past Pat Neff Hall, the golden-domed icon of Baylor, I stopped at the recently renovated…

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

…the dawn of the 20th Century, such as a mercantile shop and a Goodnight Ranch cowboy camp. Settlers poured into…

Chain of Jewels

Chain of Jewels

…to scuba dive in Lake Travis, and later camped with college friends at Inks Lake State Park and at Black…

Where Independence Was Won

Where Independence Was Won

…Channel and Battleship Texas. “The monument sits atop a low ridgeline that, in 1836, separated the Mexican camp from the…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

…say Austinites don’t enjoy them. Beaumont-bred funky mystic Kevin Russell, who goes by the stage name Shinyribs, told me a…

Beaching on the Cheap

Beaching on the Cheap

camping. Rates start at $12 a night for tent camping. Mustang Island State Park occupies the island’s southern end and…

Now Open

Now Open

…We stop by the Circle Bar C fishing camp, which opened as a result of the San Bernard’s new life….

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…of Marshall and Longview. (Photo by J. Griffis Smith) From Wednesday through Sunday, Crip’s Camp on the banks of Caddo…

Still Waters Run Deep

Still Waters Run Deep

…of entry for volunteers and as a training camp. When the war ended and the Republic was organized into counties,…

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