july 2020

Editor’s Note: The Places in Texas We’re Most Looking Forward to Visiting

June 25, 2020 | By Emily Roberts Stone

After nearly three months cooped up at home without traveling much farther than our local grocery stores, our staff is looking forward to future trips to some of our favorite Texas spots as well as exploring new ones.

Aransas Pass’ Crab-N Seafood Restaurant Soldiers On

June 25, 2020 | By MM Pack

Explore the Most Remote Reaches of the Big Bend’s Mighty Rio Grande

June 25, 2020 | By Matt Joyce

Photographer Laurence Parent captures the rugged splendor of the Lower Canyons

The Best Way to Cook Your Gulf Coast Catch

June 25, 2020 | By E. Dan Klepper

Growing up in a South Texas household of outdoor enthusiasts made fishing along the Gulf Coast a routine family affair. We spent our springs hooking red drum in the bays and our summers pulling king mackerel, amberjack, pompano, and red snapper from offshore waters. At 14, I hooked my only sailfish, a leviathan that leapt out of the water, flashed its sail-like dorsal fin, then defiantly spit out the hook before it disappeared into the deep blue.

In Search of Texas’ Half-Forgotten Rivers

June 25, 2020 | By Michael Barnes and Joe Starr

On Lake Sam Rayburn, a Mother Teaches Her Daughter How to Persevere

June 25, 2020 | By Suzy Spencer

The Galveston Legend of the Infamous Pirate Jean Lafitte

June 25, 2020 | By Pam LeBlanc

The Daytripper Travels Back to the Time of Dinosaurs in Glen Rose

June 25, 2020 | By Chet Garner

A trip to Glen Rose feels like a trip back in time—and not just because its historic square is reminiscent of the pioneer days of Texas.

My Hometown: Resilient Rockport-Fulton Restaurants Put Community First During COVID-19 Pandemic

June 25, 2020 | By Julia Jones

A Peaceful Day on the Guadalupe River in Kerrville in 1910

June 25, 2020 | By Traces of Texas

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