Perch Jerking: An East Texas Past Time

Perch Jerking: An East Texas Past Time- Perch jerking is an East Texas past time. The Pineywoods is a prime location for dabbling along the banks of lakes, rivers, and creeks. “Perch” is the common catchall term for the various panfish found in local freshwater drainages.… Read More

Sam Houston National Forest: Richards Loop Trail

Sam Houston National Forest: Richards Loop Trail
Richards, TX.

The Sam Houston National Forest is one of four national forests in Texas. It contains more than 163,000 acres and is located between Huntsville, Conroe, Cleveland, and Richards. Archeological evidence that dates back 7,000 years has been found in a number … Read More

Purtis Creek Trail

Purtis Creek Trail
Eustace, TX.

This shaded trail loops through the woods in an area used for primitive camping. Purtis Creek State Park is known specifically for its superb fishing. The waters are stocked with largemouth bass (catch and release), catfish, and crappie. … Read More