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The Daytripper Gets Rejuvenated in Mineral Wells

March 13, 2024 | By Chet Garner

The year 1880 was a momentous one for the town of Mineral Wells. It had been settled only three years prior, and early residents were already fed up with hauling water from the Brazos River 4 miles away.

Rail-to-Trail Bicycling on the Lake Mineral Wells State Trailway

October 15, 2017 | By Robyn Ross

A flash of bright green catches my eye, and I slam on the brakes, my bicycle kicking up gravel as I skid to a stop.

Ten parks. One day.

October 31, 2016 | By

Ten state parks in one day? It’s not entirely impossible.

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