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St. Ed’s Park is Keeping Austin Wild

One day recently, I was surprised to turn off of loop 360 on my way to St. Edwards Park and all of a sudden be out in the country. It's ...

A Favorite Hill Country Hike: Canyon Lake Gorge

This is easily one of my favorite hikes in Texas. Not only is it beautiful, but its historically, hydrologically, geologically, and ...

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 ...

9 Things to Love about Pace Bend Park on Lake Travis

Brandon and I spent the weekend at Pace Bend, a large park on the edge of Lake Travis near Austin. The lake was full, the weather didn't go ...

Review: Pedernales Falls, Y’all!

One evening a couple of years ago I was listening to Carter Smith, the head of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, speak at an event. He ...

Trail Review of Colorado Bend State Park

Saturday morning of Valentine's Day started full of possibilities. We were finally warm again, after freezing all night in our tent, ...

What I loved about Colorado Bend State Park

I know some women think the last thing they want to do for romance is camp outdoors. The prospect of bugs and sleeping bags as opposed to ...