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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

…take the roads less traveled? Among this group of spring road trips, you have an option to avoid the traffic…

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

…to Market Road 1644 to El Indio, then 6 miles south on Farm to Market Road 1021, where you’ll be…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…two-lane country roads, I began to appreciate the expansiveness of my new state. We took State Highway 183 to SH…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…when we made the trip to Glen Rose. It may have been two months; it may have been 10. Road

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

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

Farm-to-Market Road 117 near Terlingua. Photo by J. Griffis Smith Getting in a last-minute road trip before summer vacation ends?…

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

…Skyline Drive, a ridgeline park road with views in every direction. Surface: Paved Road Distance: 14 miles out and back…

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

…at hotels or restaurants, her parents alternated driving shifts, and her mom packed sandwiches and fried chicken for the road….

The Texas State Railroad Powers the Small Town of Rusk

The Texas State Railroad Powers the Small Town of Rusk

got to get out to broaden your perspective, but I think being from here has already broadened my perspective. Rusk…

Roads to Freedom

Roads to Freedom

…the hills. The asphalt road turns into dirt just beyond the sign for County Road 2080, pointing us to the…

Inside the Effort for Black Cemeteries to Gain Historical Status

Inside the Effort for Black Cemeteries to Gain Historical Status

The nearly 3-acre patch of green off County Road 139 in Hutto was covered in weeds and trash for decades….

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…the animals and plants of this wild area. If you have limited time, don’t miss the sights along Farm-to-Market Road

What the Heck is a Ghost Town?

What the Heck is a Ghost Town?

Population: Unknown A road trip through the ghost towns of North Central Texas and beyond By Scott Bedgood The history…

The Comanche Trail in Big Bend Recalls a Bygone Era of Tribal Raids into Mexico

The Comanche Trail in Big Bend Recalls a Bygone Era of Tribal Raids into Mexico

…Fort Stockton. A state historical marker at the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 11 and Horsehead Road, roughly midway between Girvin…

The Texas Vintage Motorcycle Museum Introduces Johnson City to the Wild Side

The Texas Vintage Motorcycle Museum Introduces Johnson City to the Wild Side

…SH 385, FM 170, and SH 67. “Broad, sweeping, and meandering roads take you through the austere Big Bend world…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Illustration by Janelle Barone When Robert Earl Keen hits the guitar chords that open his classic anthem “The Road Goes…

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