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Pictures from Our Trip to Yosemite

There are few places on earth that are as breathtaking as Yosemite National Park. This is perhaps the most iconic view of the park, ...

Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge…and Pie!

Monday of last week was a good day. I got to spend time with my nieces and sister in law at one of the 19 National Wildlife Refuges in ...

South Austin Trail Gets Exercise Stations

Today I wanted to share a fun new development at one our Austin parks that is the result of a City Council member, Ellen Troxclair. ...

Fun Camping and Hiking at Inks Lake

This weekend, Brandon and I went on a quick overnight trip to Inks Lake State Park. My sister in law Stephanie loves to camp here and we've ...

Where to Get Outdoors in Houston

One time at a grocery store in Houston a clerk turned to me and said, "Welcome to Planet Houston!" I thought that was a fair assessment....

30 Places that Should be on Your Outdoor Bucket List

Here's my list. What's on yours? Have you been any of these places? 1. Visit Norway's fjords by boat and then day hike a glacier. P...

Reasons to Love Moraine Lake Lodge, Canada

Shortly after I graduated college, my family went to Moraine Lake Lodge in Banff National Park, Canada. To this day it is the most beauti...

Start 2016 Off Right!

This time of year, I always yearn to get back in the swing of eating healthy and exercising. That said, I feel no guilt, whatsoever, about ...

San Antonio’s Wildest Place: Government Canyon State Natural Area

On Christmas Eve this year, my family and I explored Government Canyon State Natural Area, one of the largest parks in a city limits in the ...

Trail Report: Gorgeous Day on the Greenbelt

Welcome back from the holiday, everyone. I needed an extra cup of coffee this morning to get going. Why does the first day back from a ...