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Dip, Sip, & ’Que: A Texas Trilogy
Day Trips on the best barbecue and swimming holes in Central Texas
"...with some of the best swimming holes in the state. Now that the latest five-year drought has relaxed its..."

June 30, 2016 Columns Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...photograph by Gerald E. McLeod The Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery southwest of Burnet isn't your..."

July 25, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...of the year, and with a beautiful bonus: free parking and no admission fee to state parks and historic..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...Best additions to the state park system: Cooper Lake State Park northeast of Commerce..."

Sept. 26, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
The top eight state park swimming holes in Texas
"...Swimming holes in state parks are some of the most reliable public places..."

July 31, 2009 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips: Kingsland
Tiny homes make a big splash in vacation rentals
"...Granite Lake Rentals outside of Kingsland has two tiny homes on..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...The International Sculpture Park on the grounds of Liberty Hill High School exudes..."

July 31, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...iron sculptures watch over the campground at Windy Point Park and wait their turn to be dropped into the..."

April 17, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Houston Restaurant Weeks, Perseid Meteor Shower, and more
"...There will be special late-night hikes at Enchanted Rock State Park, a Night Sky Party at Inks Lake State..."

Aug. 10, 2016 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...of native plant species. The natural wonder of the state's flowering plants is compounded by the state highway department..."

April 5, 2002 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
Several historic bridges around the state have been recycled as pedestrian promenades
"...on an old bridge. Several historic bridges around the state have been recycled as pedestrian promenades...."

Jan. 15, 2010 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
The first Lone Star Legacy Weekend allows daytrippers free access to state parks.
"...Lone Star Legacy Weekend is the state parks system's first open house. Most of the state's..."

Oct. 20, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips: Looking Back at 2016
Some noteworthy milestones from last year
"...First, congratulations to Garner State Park for reaching its 75th anniversary. The park on..."

Jan. 13, 2017 Column by Gerald McLeod

Vote Yes on Proposition 4
"...endorse Proposition 4, which includes critical funding for our state parks ["'Austin Chronicle' Endorsements," News, Oct. 19]. In Central..."

Oct. 22, 2007 Postmarks

Paradise
Ten years after Gravity, Alejandro Escovedo finds his "Paradise."
"...alley patrolled by Duel-ing semis, maniac truckholes, and Texas state troopers, hang a right at New Braunfels just outside..."

June 28, 2002 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

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