year : 2017 55 results

The Best Place to Stargaze in West Texas: McDonald Observatory

If you consider yourself a Texan who knows all the greatest places in our state, and you haven't been to McDonald Observatory yet, then you ...

A Must-See in West Texas: the Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute

A place called "research institute" couldn't be that fun, could it? "Research" while on vacation? No thank you! Yet, despite the name, the ...

The Most Scenic Trail in Davis Mountains State Park

This is my favorite hike in Davis Mountains State Park, by a long shot. Lots of great panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, and the ...

Field Fashion Inspired by Laura Bush

Today's field fashion post is inspired by former First Lady Laura Bush! You may not know that Mrs. Bush takes a trip every single year with ...

Feathered Jewelry and Accessories with Kristin Parma

There is little in nature as intricate or as varied as the feathers of our winged friends. After a memorable pheasant or turkey harvest, I ...

Heritage Game Mounts with Rita Schimpff

This month in my column for Texas Wildlife magazine I featured three talented Texas women who turn trophies into beautiful pieces of art. ...

A Stunning Way to Display Your Hunting Trophy

This month in my column for Texas Wildlife magazine I featured three talented Texas women who turn trophies into beautiful pieces of art. ...

4 Creative Ways to Reuse Spent Ammunition

This article originally appeared in Texas Wildlife magazine. Click here to subscribe to this publication and learn more about how Texas ...

9 Reasons to Visit LBJ Ranch and State Park

A couple of weeks ago, I stopped by the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and historic site while en route to Fredericksburg. It was so cute and ...

How to Tell Your Friends Why You Hunt

When someone finds out I hunt, the first question I am usually asked is, “You hunt?! But you wear make up!” The second question I get ...