caprock canyons

Your Guide to Maximizing Texas Wildflower Season

February 27, 2024 | By Dina Gachman

What the Heck Is Cattalo?

March 28, 2023 | By Mary Beth Gahan

Trust Us: There’s More Than Big Steaks and Buried Caddys in Amarillo

January 15, 2018 | By Jason Boyett

When I think of my Amarillo childhood, I think about Boots’n Jeans. Not the attire, but the retail store. The rustic wooden doors of Boots’n Jeans once beckoned shoppers beneath a life-size sculpture of a wild, rearing horse. Every year, for my birthday, my grandparents took me there for a new pair of ropers.

That was then. In the decades since, the store sold to a big corporation, transformed into a national Western-wear chain, and finally closed for good in 2016 after 43 years. A Jimmy’s Egg opened in its place a few months ago.

Almost.

February 24, 2014 | By Kathryn Jones

Bison graze just beyond the main road as we enter Caprock Canyons State Park northeast of Lubbock.

Tracking Time on the Caprock Canyon Trailway

June 15, 2012 | By E. Dan Klepper

Travelers on the Caprock Canyons Trailway sometimes feel they’ve tipped time’s arrow on its head. Following the path of an abandoned rail line, the 64-mile trail system takes hikers, cyclists, and equestrians across the region’s halcyon backyard, into the agrarian plains and broken rangeland of caprock country, and out of this century completely.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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