Hiking Through History at Mission Tejas State Park

Hiking Through History at Mission Tejas State Park

By Dana Goolsby

WECHES- What Mission Tejas State Park lacks in size and amenities it certainly makes up for in history. Located on the El Camino Real, Texas Highway 21, between Alto and Crockett, the 363-acre park marks the historic location of … Read More

This New Year, Resolve to Go Outdoors

This New Year, Resolve to Go Outdoors

Texas State Parks Again Offer Guided Hikes on New Year’s Day for First Day Hikes Program

AUSTIN- For years, two of the most popular New Year’s resolutions have been to begin a fitness program, and spend more time in nature. Now, for the … Read More

Texas State Parks Want You to Take A Hike

Texas State Parks Want You to Take A Hike

East Texas- Periodic mild winter days present a great opportunity to lace up your hiking boots or simply slip on your sneakers and hit a variety of trails snaking through dozens of Texas State Parks.… Read More

Rocky Raccoon Trail Run

Rocky Raccoon Trail Run

Up to 100 miles of racing through the Pineywoods

Huntsville- Think you’ve got what it takes to conquer a 100 miles of the Pineywoods of East Texas? In a few weeks, runners from all over the United States will converge on Huntsville State Park for the … Read More

Mission Tejas State Park

Mission Tejas State Park

By Dana Goolsby

Houston County- East Texas is full of amazing history and natural beauty. Mission Tejas State Park fully encompasses both the rich history of East Texas and the natural wonder and beauty of the Pineywoods and affords visitors the chance to experience both to … Read More