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New Discovery of Dinosaur Tracks Adds to Glen Rose’s Dino-mite Collection

New Discovery of Dinosaur Tracks Adds to Glen Rose’s Dino-mite Collection

Drought conditions led to the discovery of new dinosaur tracks near Glen Rose. Photo by Paul Baker, courtesy Friends of…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…County Road 2008; 254-897-2960; fossilrim.org Next door to Dinosaur Valley State Park, 3 miles north of town, Dinosaur Valley RV…

The Dinosaur Highway

The Dinosaur Highway

footprints in the world.” Farlow notes in The Dinosaurs of Dinosaur Valley State Park (1993) that a dinosaur skeleton offers…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…petrified 113-million-year-old footsteps of dinosaurs.1629 Park Road 59.254-897-4588; tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/dinosaur-valley Billy the Kid Museum – Hico The museum displays Old West…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…made such a trip, I had to look up “the place with the dinosaur tracks” to figure out where we’d…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…the early 20th century—and as ancient dinosaur tracks were discovered throughout the area—tourists flocked to Glen Rose. People spoke of…

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

dinosaur Alamosaurus , one of the largest dinosaurs to ever roam the continent, as well as the remnants of Quetzalcoatlus,…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

The German immigrants who settled in the Boerne area in 1850 knew a pristine townsite when they saw…

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

…place surrounding the wildfire, including Dinosaur Valley State Park. Texas Parks and Wildlife temporarily closed the park due to its…

Dave’s: A Pawn Shop Is Filled to the Brim With Historical, Eclectic, and Cryptic Artifacts

Dave’s: A Pawn Shop Is Filled to the Brim With Historical, Eclectic, and Cryptic Artifacts

…a 150 million-year-old coprolite, or simply put, dinosaur poop. Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa’s severed trigger finger is one of the…

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

…for kids near Lady Bird Lake. The grounds feature a waterfall, trail, and dinosaur pit with play bones for children…

The Fruits of a Flood: The Canyon Lake Gorge

The Fruits of a Flood: The Canyon Lake Gorge

…same type of dinosaur made the well-known tracks in Dinosaur Valley State Park near Glen Rose. Tours begin and end…

Dallas Reinvented

Dallas Reinvented

…of dinosaurs that once lived near where we stood. A 3-D film in the Hogland Foundation Theater, Sea Monsters, creeped…

Quirky Quarters

Quirky Quarters

…entrée options and a children’s menu is also available by reservation on Friday and Saturday. Nearby: Dinosaur Valley State Park,…

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