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Summer Fun: Jean Grae on the San Marcos River
Femcee summer floats of days gone by
"...None of my friends like floating the San Marcos River. Objectively, I get it. It’s a short..."

May 14, 2014 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

SXSW Daytrip: San Marcos With the 'Yakona' Crew
The filmmakers behind the eco-doc take us to the river
"...the star of the film Yakona. Her name? The San Marcos River...."

March 12, 2014 SXSW Post by Kate X Messer

Why San Marcos?
Joe Hauer defends his town just south of Austin
"...Austin and we asked him the friendly question, "Why San Marcos?" -- Louis Black..."

March 24, 2000 Features Feature by Joe Hauer

Austin Restaurant Folks Spruce Up the San Marcos Dining Scene
Float the river and then dine at Industry this summer
"...San Marcos is, according to some people who should know,..."

June 12, 2018 Food Post by Emily Beyda

San Marcos Pet Fest 5K & Fun Run/Dog Jog
Do it for the pups
"...between one mile and a quarter-mile) along the lovely San Marcos River trails. Theirs is a cause worthy of..."

Sept. 24, 2010 Sports Feature by Mark Fagan

The San Marcos Music Scene Runs Deep
ACL Fest hip-hop headliners Brockhampton might just be the tip of the iceberg from our neighbors south on I-35
" 2016, inside the Dahlia Woods Art Gallery in San Marcos, a mixtape release party transpired unassumingly. Hosting such..."

Aug. 3, 2018 Music Feature by Jeremy Steinberger

How to Help the San Marcos Fire Victims
From donating to attending concerts, here's what you can do
"...The San Marcos and surrounding communities quickly spurred into action to..."

July 25, 2018 Emergency Post by Eilish O'Sullivan

Questions About San Marcos Convention Center Research
"...biased reasoning just take a look at the research San Marcos is building a convention center on, if you..."

July 15, 2004 Postmarks

Day Trips: Camp Terralak, San Marcos
New private campground takes the roughing it out of camping but leaves the fun
"...Terralak, a new kind of private campground north of San Marcos, combines a comfortable bed with making s'mores around..."

Sept. 29, 2017 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips: Sacred Tours, San Marcos
Walk in the footsteps of the Coahuiltecan people
"...Tours walk the ancient paths around the springs in San Marcos. It was from the waters of Spring Lake,..."

March 27, 2015 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Summer Fun: A [Revised] Guide to Floating the River
Lessons learned during a Texas summer staple
"...spent fully or partially submerged in a spring, lake, river, or pool, I have a lot to share about..."

May 21, 2014 Chronolog Post by Adrienne Whitehorse

Big River
How healthy is Austin's Colorado River?
"...get worked up over the future of the Colorado River, a lifeline for Austin managed primarily by the 65-year-old..."

June 16, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Gay Place
Prove how much you love SM and help San Marcos have their first Pride!
"...San Marcos, silly. See the first blurb and the last...."

June 27, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

The LuvDoc's Celebrity Corner
A chat with Meg Bodi, master of esthetics
" other part-time degenerates, Meg and I tubed the San Marcos River last Sunday. Why the San Marcos? Well,..."

Aug. 15, 2012 Chronolog Post by The Luv Doc

Float Fest Lineup Makes Landfall
Zedd, Weezer, Mac Miller tube into San Marcos
"...fall events, Float Fest cools you down in the San Marcos river then heats you up with live music...."

April 4, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

The Banks of the Blanco
Environmentalists and Hays County clash over river-clearing project
" recent morning at a bend in the Blanco River, just north of where it joins the cool, spring-fed..."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Flood of Memories
Memorial Weekend flood waters hit home
"...appointment in New Braunfels on Sunday, I drove through San Marcos to check in with family whose home bordering..."

May 25, 2015 News Post by Nina Hernandez

Texas State Makes the Leap to Big-Time Football
Bobcats enter FBS
"...The technicolor dream bus has finally arrived in San Marcos. The stadium has been expanded to 30,000 seats...."

Aug. 30, 2012 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

Memorial Weekend Flood Assistance
Resources for folks hit by the Memorial Weekend floods
"...the weather activity that just passed though our area, San Marcos, Wimberley, and areas along the Blanco River and..."

May 24, 2015 News Post by Nina Hernandez

Day Trips & Beyond: Texas Springs Under Threat
Visit these five watering holes while you can
"...“All of our rivers and streams are spring-fed,” says Sharlene Leurig, director of..."

April 20, 2017 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...On the San Marcos River, Pecan Park is 1.8 miles east of..."

April 24, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
Helping protect the San Marcos River
"...rights through the state regulatory agencies to keep Texas' rivers, bays, and estuaries from going dry seems like a..."

Sept. 14, 2001 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
Kayakers of all experience levels will enjoy a pleasant float down the Luling Zedler Mill Paddling Trail
"...Luling Zedler Mill Paddling Trail follows the normally placid San Marcos River around the western edge of Luling. It..."

April 14, 2006 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Nature's Water Clinic
Drought Has San Antonio Over a Pump
"...them for a weekend of rafting on the Blanco River -- they'll be paddling the driest riverbed this side..."

July 26, 1996 News Feature by Louisa C. Brinsmade

Visit These At-Risk Hill Country Water Sources
While you still can
"...Caretakers of San Marcos, Comal, and Jacob's Well springs are struggling to..."

April 21, 2017 Features Feature by Gerald E. McLeod

Dip, Sip, & ’Que: A Texas Trilogy
Day Trips on the best barbecue and swimming holes in Central Texas
"...relaxed its grip on the state, the lakes and rivers are full once again and ready to be enjoyed...."

June 30, 2016 AAN Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Campus Hacks: Texas State University
Learn the (Texas) state of all things university with these hacks
"...With a river running through campus and the two booming metropolises of..."

Aug. 23, 2017 Chronolog Post by May Olvera

Gay Place
Where do you go to get hot and stay cool?
"...Canyon Lake and the tubing heaven of the Guadalupe River have been hurtin'. But then there's the Comal. Oh,..."

July 15, 2011 Column by Kate X Messer

99 Bands
Ninety-nine local bands on Red River waiting to be heard
" scene stems from the DIY aesthetic of Red River, shuddered when the results came in. Was this an..."

July 8, 2005 Music Feature by Darcie Stevens

Day Trips
Take a dip in these secret swimming holes.
"...congregate at a place downstream from town on the San Gabriel River called Mankin's Crossing. About seven miles east..."

July 6, 2001 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

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