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Editor’s Note: The First 100

May 2, 2023 | By

Though our family has traveled to far-flung parks like Big Bend National Park out west and Caddo Lake State Park in East Texas, it wasn’t until last month that we finally visited McKinney Falls State Park in South Austin, about 25 minutes from our home.

Editor’s Note: Wild Child

March 28, 2023 | By Emily Roberts Stone

This morning, before I sat down to write this, a flock of wild turkeys wandered into our backyard in the Driftwood area.

Editor’s Note: Happy Trails

February 28, 2023 | By Emily Roberts Stone

Over the last decade, Senior Managing Editor Matt Joyce has written dozens of stories about Texas’ majestic landscapes, charismatic people, and multifaceted history.

Texas Highways’ New Managing Editor and Writers-At-Large Share Their Favorite Travel Discoveries

September 26, 2019 | By Emily Roberts Stone, Executive Editor

Often, the most gratifying parts of travel are the places or moments that take us by surprise. In honor of recent staff promotions, I asked our newly minted managing editor and writers-at-large to share a rewarding discovery they’ve made in their nearly 70 combined years of writing about Texas. I hope their revelations inspire one of your own.

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