Canadian

Capturing the Untamable Canadian River

June 27, 2023 | By Christopher Collins

Editor’s Note: On the Road Again

April 29, 2021 | By Emily Roberts Stone

After a year of staying close to home, many of our writers got back on the highway for the first time to report the stories for our annual Road Trip Issue.

From the Panhandle to the Rio Grande Valley: In Search of What Unites Us As Texans

April 29, 2021 | By Clayton Maxwell

Fall Really Does Happen in Texas – You Just Have to Know Where to Look

September 23, 2019 | By

Mother Nature’s autumnal coloration of leaves before she applies her cruel winter grip is a visual gift typically associated with areas of the country that actually experience four distinct seasons. In Texas, where for the most part it’s oppressively hot and dry in September and October, green can abruptly give way to brown, without displaying even a hint of the kaleidoscope of oranges, reds, and yellows typical of a postcard New England fall. There are hidden pockets of the state, however, where the trees, beneficiaries of just the right weather conditions, offer one final, dramatic blush. Follow our photographers to these special places for some of the best foliage in the state—from the Nolan River in North Texas and Garner State Park in the Hill Country, to the Canadian River in the Panhandle and Guadalupe Mountains
National Park in West Texas.

Top Stories of 2018 – Editors’ Picks

December 31, 2018 | By TH Staff

Texas Highways Editors share their favorite stories of 2018.

History, Art, and Colorful Fall Foliage Distinguish the Great Plains Town of Canadian

September 25, 2018 | By

Not far from the banks of the Canadian River, tucked among the River Valley Pioneer Museum’s artifacts of Panhandle ranching and railroad history, black-and-white portraits gaze from the gallery wall as if they’ve been waiting patiently for a century to look you in the eye.

Crossing Bridges

February 6, 2015 | By Barbara Rodriguez

One of many reasons that I like to take car trips with my son is that they never fail to inspire conversation.

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