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The Woodlands' Wonderland

Each year the hectic pace of the holiday season takes me captive, rendering the days between Thanksgiving and New Year’s…

Big Bend Winterland

The approach of a Texas winter brings with it mesquite smoke above Hill Country chimneys, migrating sandhill cranes over the…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Guadalupe Mountains

Most of my day trips consist of a handful of museums, a bit of outdoors, and lots of great food.…

Hot Springs Eternal

The Boquillas Hot Springs, a collection of 105-degree springs located along both sides of the Rio Grande in Big Bend…

There's No Place Like Floore's

It’s been 50 years, give or take, since a clean-shaven, copper-locked singer-songwriter from up past Waco first took the stage…

Texas by Bus

  My first trip on a Greyhound bus wasn’t planned. In western New Mexico, my aging sedan had broken down,…

Amazing in Autumn

  From my shady perch on a high, breezy ridge, I scanned wooded slopes and rocky ledges fading to blue…

The Fruits of a Flood

In a matter of hours in July 2002, flooding rains unearthed eons of history beneath a swath of Hill Country…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Stephenville

Few things are as intertwined with the image of Texas as the cowboy. Whether driving the long, dusty trail or…

A Fall Color Discussion

In the November issue, writer Melissa Gaskill takes readers to Lost Maples State Natural Area, a state park in Vanderpool…

Good Humor Bar

In the November issue of Texas Highways, Babs Rodriguez remembers awkward childhood visits to Grandmother. Here’s the full story.  
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