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A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

Creek Nature Preserve. How could a little parcel of land by Interstate 35 show me anything I hadn’t already seen?…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…night of stargazing on our backs at the boat dock when my son, who was 10 at the time, got…

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

…and adventurous beers, including the Boerne Blonde and Creekside IPA. Owned by two local families, Cibolo Creek is a popular…

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…McClinton promoted the album playing at Castle Creek, a listening club located by the state Capitol in Austin. Accompanied by…

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Aerial firefighting. Photo by Karen Booth Threlkeld High temperatures and extremely dry conditions have caused wildfires throughout Texas this summer—the…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…the boat dock. A lucky few are allowed to gently lift out a fish and reverentially carry it down to…

A Weekend in McAllen Reveals the Bounty of Rio Grande Valley

A Weekend in McAllen Reveals the Bounty of Rio Grande Valley

…park, where activities include birding, biking, and paddling. Weekly pontoon boat tours and pontoon boat rentals are also available. bentsenpalm.com/active-adult/rv-resort…

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

…longer route—or by floating down the river in a boat and pulling off onto the sand bar. But once they…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…a dry county and literally 100% white Protestant. Though 230 miles apart, Kearney grew up with one foot in each…

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

…Fork Creek, and then enjoy miles of river valley views. Surface: Portions of paved and dirt road Distance: 33 miles…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…campfire cooking. Candelilla Café Finish off the day on this café’s patio with a cold margarita as the stars begin…

This Summer’s Drought Has Some Texas Flower Farmers Wilting From the Heat

This Summer’s Drought Has Some Texas Flower Farmers Wilting From the Heat

…Orchard Hollow has had a similar experience. The dry winter and spring produced fewer blooms than usual at her small…

Port Aransas Bids Adieu to a Favorite Fishing Outfitter as Locals Seek to Balance Growth and Preservation

Port Aransas Bids Adieu to a Favorite Fishing Outfitter as Locals Seek to Balance Growth and Preservation

…lots and other new construction. Shorty’s has attracted sport fishermen, dock workers, and tourists since original owners Mack Daniel and…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…acres, the lake is home to a state park and draws boaters, anglers, skiers, and vacationers. Below Morris Sheppard Dam,…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

…and June. The laundry still needs to be folded, emails answered, dinner placed on the table. The clock speeds up,…

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