Valley Nature Center in Weslaco ,TX

Very nice , well kept Nature Park that offers plenty of seating and viewing areas without having to walk miles after miles.  In the evening Red Crowned Parrots come to roost in or just outside the park. A thick canopy of trees covers the trail  and there is a nice pond with ALOT of turtles. […]

Rescaca Vieja Trail

We went back to Benston State Park. It saddens me to have read last week that  this StatePark did not get an exception from the Border Wall funding and might be inaccessible within the next 1 or 2 years. I am sure there are regions where Borderwalls might make sense but cutting these wildlife sanctuaries […]

Birds and Javelinas at Bentsen State Park

What weird day…we started off with around 70s and a few hours later it was down to  48 F. We took the bicycles to ride in Bentsen State Park and were not disapointed. At the Green Jay blind we saw…surprise..Green Jays, but also a flicker and an Altimira Oriole. When we walked into the blind […]