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A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

nearly 20,000-acre lake. Possum Kingdom is only average size by Texas standards, with the state’s largest lake, Toledo Bend Reservoir,…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

biologist at Texas Parks and Wildlife. (Its last remaining relative, the Chinese paddlefish, was driven extinct between 2005 and 2010.)…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…Brazos bottomlands, some of them reliant on slave labor before the Civil War. Robertson County towns like Hearne and Calvert…

Dance the State Line Two-Step on a Weekend Getaway to Texarkana

Dance the State Line Two-Step on a Weekend Getaway to Texarkana

…plate lunches and dinners, chicken-fried steak, hamburger steak, chef’s salad, and chili with cornbread. Breakfast classics include deluxe omelettes and…

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

…then, livestock overgrazing had left its mark, reducing the soils of the Edwards Plateau and leaving behind eroded, picked-over landscapes…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…Headquarters, 28 Langtry St. in Comstock. After the hikes, participants can tour Shumla’s plasma oxidation laboratory, where scientists prepare rock…

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

…plaza and also plays events including the Kendall County Fair. boernevillageband.com Top of the Hill RV Resort & Cabins, roughly…

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

…relaxing under towering live oak trees along the Paluxy River. The hotel’s restaurant and lounge, Snyder’s Tavern, serves sandwiches, salads,…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

grief is a landscape, it is a vast misty hinterland, uninhabited but full of echoes, admitting a lone traveler. The…

What the Heck is a Ghost Town?

What the Heck is a Ghost Town?

that there are places running out of water. 500+ Number of ghost towns in Texas 10,000 Thurber’s population at its…

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

…to being around agriculture.” Initially, Giglio planned to only produce a localized version of Campania’s famed mozzarella di bufala, and…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

town Town: concentrated group of houses and private and public buildings City: population center larger than a town or village…

Dine with the Dead at Monteleone’s Ristorante in El Paso

Dine with the Dead at Monteleone’s Ristorante in El Paso

…other side of the front door. Laura found a construction worker in a frenzy after claiming he saw a man…

Get Home Before Sundown or La Llorona Might Get You

Get Home Before Sundown or La Llorona Might Get You

stories to collide—to hear Grandpa Roberto had confronted La Llorona, thrown La Mano Pachona into the river, or lassoed El…

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…

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