(in the wild ) seen at Estero Llano Grande
After window shopping for some road bicycle we went to Bentsen State Park in hope to see something new. We walked around to the different blinds and not seeing much we went to the Hawk Tower and were able to see an Adult Gray Hawk and Turkey Vulture . On the way back we stopped […]
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 […]
One of our favorite State Parks here. Not too much to walk unless you want to and plenty of wildlife to see within a short distance. The Park is located at 3301 S International Blvd FM 1015, Weslaco, TX 78596 Some of the birds we saw were Spoonbills, Snowy Egrets, Great Egrets,Couch’s Kingbirds and some […]
Pretty nice and informative park. Each county was represented with a plaque on the sidewalk that gives you some info for it and under each of them is a time capsule that will be opened at the tricentennial celebration. On the other side of the the visitor can follow the history of Tennessee, from its […]
Since we were in the area and have the Texas State Park Pass that gets us free entrance we decided to take a short walk in Estero Llano State Park and check out one of the boardwalk trails that gives access to the Pond Area. We saw the usual waterbirds but also saw a Scarlet […]