5 perfect places for a picnic in D-FW

Dallas has plenty of green spaces that are great for a picnic Dallas and its surrounding cities have plenty of green spaces that are great for spreading out a blanket or setting up shop at a picnic table in the shade, and there’s no better time to have a picnic than the beginning of summer….

8 Breathtaking Views in Texas

Looking for a one-of-a-kind vacation? Texas has jaw-dropping views you won’t find anywhere else and spectacles you’ll never forget. Plan to hike, explore urban getaways, hit the road for Texas fall scenic drives and stargaze to take in breathtaking views like these. Hamilton Pool Preserve A natural wonder just 23 miles outside of Austin, the Hamilton Pool Preserve formed…

Texas Caves And Caverns

Hidden beneath the rolling landscape of the Texas Hill Country are thousands of caves and caverns with vast chambers, waterfalls and even fossils of ancient animals. Read on to learn more about some of the state’s most notable caves along the Balcones Fault Line between Austin and San Antonio. Go on an expedition through some…

Hiking In Texas

Texas state and national parks in the Big Bend region are a hiker’s paradise. Full of beautiful scenery and adventures around every mountain terrain. Texas state and national parks are hiking paradises full of beautiful scenery and mountainous terrain that promise adventure around every turn. There’s never a shortage of opportunities to enjoy Mother Nature…

Take A Texas Beach Road Trip

The warm Gulf waters can make even the heaviest of lead feet settle softly into the golden sands along the Texas coast. But the inviting waves aren’t the only welcome that await you on a Texas coastal road trip. Space and starlit skies, history and timeless adventure, nature and a natural curiosity—it’s all waiting for…

Authentic Texas Cowboy Experience

Cowboy culture in Texas has a long and proud history. Visitors who want to saddle up for an authentic cowboy experience in Texas will have their pick of options, from a weekend stay at a dude ranch, a visit to the rodeo, or shopping for the perfect pair of cowboy boots. Here are some recommendations for…

Rustle Up A Wild West Adventure In Fort Worth

Fort Worth offers many wonderful ways to celebrate its Western heritage, so grab your Stetson and get ready to “boot scoot” around this historic, family-friendly city. Between 1866 and 1890, Texas cowboys drove more than four million head of cattle up the Chisholm Trail through Fort Worth to meatpacking houses in Oklahoma. For that reason,…

Where to go Birding in Texas

From well-known birding sites to off the beaten path local hotspots, discover the many species of birds in Texas, both native and migratory, and get tips on the best places to spot them. With over 540 bird species, Texas is wildly considered to be America’s birding capital. It doesn’t matter if you’re a professional birder,…

6 Texas State Parks for Nature Lovers

When you need to reconnect with nature, get away from the hustle and bustle of city life at Texas’ 100+ state parks. From sandboarding to rafting to walking through Lady Bird Johnson’s closets, Texas has something for everyone. Here are a few local favorites. For more information about Texas State Parks visit tpwd.texas.gov Palo Duro Canyon…