Anzaluda Park

This park was listed as one of the excursions that the bi-cycle club here had planned. We figured we give it a look and took the bikes to the park. Due to the fact that it is directly at the border to Mexico we once again drive by/through the border fence  to enter the park. […]

Estero Llano Grande State Park

I think I should learn spanish  !  The names and pronunciation down here confuse me. I guess the J is a H when it comes to things  Jicama, Javier & Javelina…. Anyway we took the bikes out to the Estero Llano Grande State Park near the border to Mexico.. Plenty of Bike riding opportunities  including […]

Bentson Rio Grande Statepark / Green Jays

We went to the Bentson Rio Grande StatePark in Mission for an exploratory visit and were very impressed with the services offered. For $5 per Person …or FREE if you have the TEXAS STATEPARK PASS you have access to the park with a lot of hiking trails and bird watching blinds.  You can also take […]

Texas State Park Pass

I like to pay up front and not be nickeled and dimed to death. In New York we had the Empire Pass which allows you unlimited visits to StateParks for day use. I would never take the dogs for a 60 min walk and pay $10 to get in but with the state park pass […]

South Padre Island 10/15/2017

  Since it was going to be a hot day we decided to drive out to South Padre Island and let the dogs play on the beach. It took us about 90 min to drive the 85 miles to the tip of SPI (including a bio break at some gas station that according the the […]

Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park

We would def. come back here for a week or so to see the area in more detail. The campground is located about 4 miles south of Fredericksburg, Tx and offers FHU ..PLUS good usable WIFI ( good enough to stream in 480P ) and free Cable TV with 59 channels…for $ 40 / DAY […]