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Editor’s Note: Return to the River

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

…drier side of Texas during a stint as writer-in-residence at Guadalupe Mountains National Park in 2017. After searching for land…

Marfa Film Shop Revives the Art of Film Photography in West Texas

Marfa Film Shop Revives the Art of Film Photography in West Texas

…program that has particularly been popular with travelers on their way to Big Bend National Park. Button also aims to…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…Historic Site, c/o Cleburne State Park, 5800 Park Rd. 21, Cleburne 76031; 817/645-4215; www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/acton/acton.htm. 5. Weatherford–Greenwood Cemetery is at Front…

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

…Ranch Park This former ranch, now a Travis County park, tucks into a bend of the Pedernales River with almost…

Four for Fall: 2010

Four for Fall: 2010

Canyons State Park for the first time on a crisp fall day. The park straddles a line where the Southern…

Quirky Quarters

Quirky Quarters

…swear I hear horses nickering outside. Nearby: Matagorda Bay Nature Park, Brazos Bend State Park, Wharton Riverfront Park, Colorado River….

Good Times = Good Works

Good Times = Good Works

…Canyon State Park, Assistant Park Manager Nathan Londenberg schedules workdays to help maintain the extensive trail network. Volunteers don’t need…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…1-4. Call 729-1271 or 729-6644. Goose Island State Park is on Park Rd. 13 off Texas 35, about 10 miles…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…miles from San Antonio to national park headquarters at Panther Junction, compared to 438 miles via I-10—but it takes longer…

Madera Canyon Trail

Madera Canyon Trail

…Bend National Park. Shackelford’s team completed the task with almost 2,000 hours of volunteer labor, and Madera Canyon Trail—opened to…

Borderland Amazing

Borderland Amazing

lake, miles of pristine shoreline, rugged terrain, and numerous, world-class prehistoric pictographs. While the National Park Service site is well…

Altitude Adjustment: Fort Davis

Altitude Adjustment: Fort Davis

park with the Fort Davis National Historic Site. This classic trek, reserved for foot traffic only, begins next to the…

A Wildlife Rendezvous

A Wildlife Rendezvous

…Wildlife Center, a drive-through wild-animal park near Glen Rose, some 60 miles southwest of Fort Worth. “Not only is Fossil…

The National Museum of the Pacific War

The National Museum of the Pacific War

…with two other American small towns with nationally known museums: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (home of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum), and…

Davis Mountains Scenic Loop

Davis Mountains Scenic Loop

…a National Historic Site, that gives the town its name. We followed the park’s main road through groves of gray…

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