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The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…by the 1985 film Fandango starring Kevin Costner. Lajitas Stables If hiking on foot isn’t your thing, let a trusty…

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

…Concan, and it has everything: overnight camping, cabins, dining, an ice cream shop, a candy shop, mini golf, paddle boating,…

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

…makes T-shirts and hats he calls “clothing for the Texan state of mind.” In 2016, Sauceda dished out more Lone…

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

…the pool with sediment. Photo Courtesy NPS/Cathryn Hoyt. Big Bend National Park‘s soothing hot springs along the Rio Grande is…

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…year, the event is focused on blending everything Texan with everything queer: barrel racing and drag shows, pole bending and…

A Hitchcock Native Preserves the Diverse History of the Texas Gulf Coast

A Hitchcock Native Preserves the Diverse History of the Texas Gulf Coast

…a big thing. They bring out different rides for the kids like the merry-go-round and games with prizes. I think…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…to replenish one of Texas’ many reservoirs. That day, however, the tank was filled with something curious: 6,500 baby paddlefish,…

The Trailblazing Story of Legendary Rancher Charles Goodnight Comes to Life at Houston Exhibition

The Trailblazing Story of Legendary Rancher Charles Goodnight Comes to Life at Houston Exhibition

…Cable says. “But when I read more about his life, I was enthralled. For one thing, it’s amazing that he…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…her grievously ill. “There’s no such thing as a ‘Free Bird,’” Lee notes, citing the mountain of vet bills. Another…

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies: Hawk Watch at Smith Point Gets Underway

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies: Hawk Watch at Smith Point Gets Underway

…swallow-tailed kite migration. The extension of time has revealed other interesting patterns in birds. “We see things like [Cooper’s hawk]…

Houston Muralist Brings the Flavor of Space City to Exclusive Lululemon Line

Houston Muralist Brings the Flavor of Space City to Exclusive Lululemon Line

Photo by Brionne C. Dunham If there’s one thing every Houstonian has, it’s pride for their city. So, when popular…

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

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

From film stock to SLR cameras, the Marfa Film Shop provides everything needed to dive into film photography. Photo courtesy…

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

…and surrounding areas was largely unpaid prison labor, the labor cost almost nothing to source. Additionally, the rock itself was…

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

…on stages where there might be hundreds or a thousand people in the crowd—yes, that’s a wonderful thing, but something

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

…there are a few things you should do to get ready, including checking in on yourself. “Triple A recommends that…

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