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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 ...

5 Great Day Hikes in the Austin Area

The 4th of July is a great excuse to get outside and enjoy this beautiful country of ours. For those of you in the Austin area, here are my ...

Lots of Peaches

This weekend my college friends and I went to Fredericksburg, Texas to visit local wineries and pick up peaches. As we drove through ...

Review: Wolf Mountain Trail at Pedernales Falls

Location: Pedernales Falls State Park I hiked this a few weeks ago while waiting for friends to arrive at Pedernales Falls. Here are ...

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 ...

The Scenic Route to Cibolo Nature Center

Today has been a gorgeous day in the Texas Hill Country. I had a meeting and tour at the Cibolo Nature Center and Herff Farm in Boerne and ...

A Quaint Hill Country Getaway: Sage Hill Inn

Austin has been very wet and cold for the past few weeks, and we've been pinned up indoors with nothing to do but watch the first two ...

A Night at Bracken Cave

Last night, I had the chance to visit Bracken Cave and watch fifteen million bats emerge into the night sky. It was incredible, and at ...