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Exploring McKittrick Canyon, the Most Beautiful Spot in Texas

May 6, 2024 | By Bobby Alemán

UTEP Professor Takes Readers to the Top of Texas in Guadalupe Mountains History Book

December 18, 2019 | By Dan Oko

More than 10,000 years ago, Native Americans made camp along the towering flanks of the Guadalupe Mountains, a range that harbors Texas’ highest peak at nearly 9,000 feet.

My Favorite Hikes

January 27, 2015 | By Lori Moffatt

In February 2015, Globe Pequot Press released the 3rd edition of Texas writer/photographer Laurence Parent’s popular book Hiking Big Bend, introducing fresh photos and updated information. And, since Texas Highways published two of Laurence’s photo-driven articles about Big Bend in the February 2015 issue, we thought the timing was perfect to ask Laurence about some of his favorite hikes around the state.

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

October 13, 2009 | By Melissa Gaskill

The coming of fall lights certain swaths of the Texas landscape with bursts of flame-colored leaves painted red, gold, and yellow, creating the image of a blazing sunset before the long night of winter.

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