A Procrastinator’s Guide to Summer in Texas

Didn’t start thinking about your weekend plans until Friday? You might as well forget about floating the Frio in Garner State Park or exploring Enchanted Rock. This weekly series assists in finding great alternatives to Texas’ popular summer hangouts, from watering holes to museums, for those who prefer (whether intentionally or by accident) to plan their trips spontaneously.

Summer for Procrastinators: Splashway Waterpark & Campground

Summer for Procrastinators: Splashway Waterpark & Campground

The small community of Sheridan, located between San Antonio and Houston, ... Read More »

Summer For Procrastinators: Honky-Tonks in Dallas

Summer For Procrastinators: Honky-Tonks in Dallas

Where to indulge your Urban Cowboy fantasy in the heart of the big city ... Read More »

Summer for Procrastinators: Medina River

Summer for Procrastinators: Medina River

If you didn’t start thinking about your summer plans in February, don’t ... Read More »

Summer for Procrastinators: Surfside Beach

Summer for Procrastinators: Surfside Beach

The village of Surfside Beach attracts fewer tourists, so those that do ... Read More »

Summer for Procrastinators: Lost Maples State Natural Area

Summer for Procrastinators: Lost Maples State Natural Area

Lost Maples is most often touted as a destination for viewing fall foliage, Read More »

Last-Minute Weekend Plans: Milton Reimers Ranch Park

Last-Minute Weekend Plans: Milton Reimers Ranch Park

Hill Country summer favorite Hamilton Pool has been reservations-only since Read More »


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