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Scenic Route: Feb. 2014

The main entrance roads to Big Bend National Park offer about 50 meandering miles of glorious scenery.

Gliding High

So there I was, 2,000 feet above the ground without an engine or parachute, relying solely upon the wind and…

Lilo Goes West

Babs Rodriguez recalls her German mother-in-law’s Big Bend epiphanies. Here’s the full story from the February 2014 issue of Texas…

Daytripper: Fort Davis

In the Davis Mountains of West Texas lies a small town that evokes equal parts frontier days and space age.…

Artisans of Big Bend

The Texas landscape has often served as both origin and inspiration for the creative mind. The stark, windswept plains of…

Desert Awakening

La Posada Milagro Guesthouse and Casitas, an eclectic restoration of historic stone architecture located in the Big Bend ghost town…

Texas Top 40 No. 35, Glen Rose

Travelers make tracks to this idyllic hamlet to view prehistoric footprints in the Paluxy River at Dinosaur Valley State Park…

Texas Top 40 No. 34, Amarillo

Not many places have the distinction of inspiring a George Strait hit such as “Amarillo by Morning.” 

Texas Top 40 No. 33, Marfa

Ah, mysterious Marfa. Founded in 1883 as a railroad water stop, Marfa existed as a remote West Texas ranching town…

Texas Top 40 No. 32, Dalhart

Dalhart, named for its location on the Dallam and Hartley county line, originated as a railroad town and developed as…

Scenic Route: Jan. 2014

Located along Old US 67, now Van Zandt Road near Glen Rose, this structure of rock, petrified wood, and multicolored…

Fredericksburg Faves

WEB EXTRA When you plan a trip to Fredericksburg and are seeking places to stay, eat, and shop, along with…
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