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Floating the Upper Brazos

A daylong kayak trip turns into a personal journey, showing how time and water can carve fresh pathsBy Barbara Rodriguez…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: South Austin

Anytime I day-trip to the big city, I like to pick an area and explore every nook and cranny rather…

Weekender: West Texas Eclipse

For sheer grandeur, few sights can beat a West Texas sunset. On May 20, though, the moon will heighten the…

Window on Texas: Photographing Sunsets

Texas Highways Photo Editor Griff Smith shares photography tips to help you take pictures at sunset that have a sense…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Smithville

Smithville calls itself the “Heart of the Megalopolis” because of its proximity to Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Bryan-College Station.…

Window on Texas: Macro Photography

Texas Highways Photo Editor Griff Smith demonstrates how to take crisp close-up pictures, even using a point-and-shoot camera.

Panther Cave: Rock Art in Danger

In the dramatically scenic canyon of the Lower Pecos River, where ancient limestone cliffs rise steeply above from the water’s…

Wings of Spring

Portraits of Migratory and Resident Birds in the Hill CountryBy E. Dan Klepper  Birding enthusiasts recognize the Texas Hill Country…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Huntsville

  For some, the idea of spending time in Huntsville conjures up images of a striped jumpsuit, two matching metal…

Window on Texas: Composition

Texas Highways Photo Editor Griff Smith shares some methods to improve the composition of your pictures. Recorded at Baylor University's…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Mineral Wells

In Mineral Wells, something is definitely in the water—something ”Crazy” that once turned this north-central Texas town into an international…

Quirky Quarters

Sometimes when I travel and look for a place to stay, I just need a shower and a bed. But…
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