We seem to get more into birding and trying to identifying them. We attended our second guided birdwalk at Estero Llano Grande and had a large fun group of birders that help identify what we saw. But they did it in a way that made it fun to learn. At the end we saw and […]
(in the wild ) seen at Estero Llano Grande
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. […]
one thing I like about going out in the Rio Grande Valley is that its usually priced reasonable. We tried a new place yesterday and were in shock of the prices. $9 for a softpretzl ( good size , but still…ITS A PRETZL ) $9 for a pint of blueberry ale ( texas brewed ) […]
Nov 1st they started filling the Lake in the RV Campground we are staying for the Winter. The Water comes from the irrigation system in town and gets pumped up from the Rio Grande. Interesting to see the difference each time we go to the pool.
We went to Estero Llano Grande State Park for a Guided Birdwalk and were not disapointed. The group was small ( 5 people total ) and we saw and heard alot of different birds. It really helps having more eyes scanning the trees and bushes for movement.
The Exhibit Center at Bentsen State Park is not well marked and most people I think do not know it is even there. It’s a small building geared towards children I think , which is a great way to introduce them to nature and birding. Bentsen State Park is located at 2800 S Bentsen […]