In the February issue of Texas Highways
Texas travel. And this month’s special issue
highlights one of the regions our readers love
best: Big Bend. Chocolate, Lubbock and
the South Texas story at the Witte Museum
are included as well. Who could ask for more?
Texas’ small towns are cool for lots of reasons. What do you think is Texas’ most interesting small town? Tell us your favorite and why.
Life Returns to the Chisos High Country
Autumn rains in Big Bend National Park brought wildflowers and inspired optimism about the future of the high-country forest. A challenging hike to the park’s famous South Rim puts things in perspective.
Marfa has captivated the hearts of art-lovers and desert denizens the world over. With art, music, a new “foodie” culture, and spectacular scenery, now is the perfect time to become a fan yourself.
At McDonald Observatory, visitors explore outer space while keeping their feet planted firmly in West Texas. This facility also provides an inviting opportunity for novices to gaze skyward.
Raising the Bar on Chocolate
Valentine’s Day inspires a flurry of chocolate gift-giving, but Texans go cocoa-loco year-round. Chocolatiers in Dallas and Austin offer their spin on sweets
A roundup of February events spotlights rodeos in Fort Worth , San Antonio, and Houston;
Alpine’s Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering, plus 101 other fun things to see and do this month.
For a searchable list of all Texas happenings, go to the TH Events page.