Hot Springs Arkansas

Hot Springs, Arkansas, and Hot Springs National Park owe their existence to an array of springs that still supply naturally heated water for thermal baths. The historic Fordyce Bathhouse, located on famous Bathhouse Row, serves as the park’s visitor center. Bathhouse Row has 8 bathhouses from the 19th and 20th centuries. These include Buckstaff Baths, with thermal baths….

Broken Bow

Broken Bow is a nature lover’s dream. As both the home of Beavers Bend & Hochatown State Park, Broken Bow Lake and the Mountain Fork River, this city in southeast Oklahoma is a popular destination year round. Take part in the many activities that one of Oklahoma’s top state parks offers, like fishing in the…

12 Best Places to Go Camping in Texas

Credit: bigstock.com Big Bend National Park Located in West Texas, Big Bend National Park offers expansive views of mountains, canyons, and ancient limestone. One of the largest national parks in the United States, there are plenty of things to do. The best roadside and primitive camping in Texas, there are three campgrounds and numerous backcountry spots to…

Best Texas Caves

The wealth of natural beauty on display in Texas is world-famous, but the beauty that lies hidden beneath the surface is not as well known. Some of the fascinating caves in the state include the challenging Airmen’s Cave, which requires some crawling through narrow passages. Bracken Cave is world-famous for its huge colony of Mexican free-tailed bats,…

15 Amazing Waterfalls in Texas

Texas is not a state many consider when thinking about waterfalls, but, in fact, they have over 15 amazing falls, some of which are on private land and require special permission to visit. Texas is a vast landscape of desert, oasis, and thick vegetation, complete with a variety of wildlife and a few stunning waterfalls…

Kayaking in Dallas

One of the biggest cities in all of the US and one of the liveliest locations in all of Texas, Dallas is an incredible place. Boasting world-famous monuments, fascinating history, a stunning skyline, and so much more, it’s a great place to visit and a superb location for a wide variety of activities. Kayaking might…

Best Summer Vacation Destinations in Texas

Summer fun is just a few fast-paced months away, and now is a great time to start making plans for a terrific getaway!  Here’s my 12 must-do Summer Family Getaways!  Now all you have to do in pack your bags and wait for the last day of school! 1. Garner State Park, Concan If you…

Texas Camping Destinations

Texas has a variety of state parks with something for everyone. Whether you like to camp or not you can still enjoy these beautiful Texas State Parks for nature walks, boating or fishing. We’ve included our Editor’s Picks for a handful of our favorite Texas State Parks. Enjoy! Bonham State Park Address:1363 State Park 24…

Arbuckle Wilderness Park

Come feed the animals! More than 200 acres in the beautiful Arbuckle Mountains with hundreds of exotic animals roaming free!  Also House of Reptiles Petting Zoo and more! House of Reptiles, Petting Zoo and Rides open on Memorial Day Weekend Arbuckle Wilderness Park is a fun filled adventure land where wonderful and diverse creatures from over…