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Access to 10 Epic Summer Travel Adventures

10 Epic Summer Travel Adventures

Zipline above Palo Duro Canyon, scuba in a Piney Woods lagoon, take a hike with views of the Chihuahuan Desert and the Chisos Mountains, and more. We’ve got your bucket list to ensure a stellar summer.

Access to 8 Great Quirky Stays

8 Great Quirky Stays

Break free from chain hotels this summer and escape to one of these eight distinctive locales—wake up in a Hill Country treehouse, wander the grounds of a historic fortress, or take an evening dip in a hot tub in the shadow of the Chinati Mountains.

Access to Nine-River Day

Nine-River Day

It’s hard to beat the summertime satisfaction of swimming in a pristine Hill Country river. On the summer solstice, we set out for a nine-river day.

Also this month:

Galveston Island’s untamed East End Lagoon, Catalena Hatters in Bryan, pun times at Austin’s O. Henry Pun-Off, a birder’s paradise at the Alamo Inn B&B, working up an appetite at 5.ATE Café, big beers in Big D, Cajun-style seafood at Benno’s, Vega to Boys Ranch on US 385, tales from the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, history and adventure in Richmond, and an interview with Jaston Williams of Greater Tuna.

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Aletha Saint-Romain, an Austin-based illustrator, specializes in traditional watercolor botanical painting. These exclusive prints showcase the natural beauty and mystery of Texas wildflowers. We are honored that Aletha shares her love of nature through art. Two prints available. Two-inch barnwood frame measures 14" x 17".

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Published monthly by the Texas Department of Transportation’s Travel Information Division, Texas Highways, the official travel magazine of Texas, encourages travel to and within the Lone Star State and tells the Texas story to readers around the world.


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