Educational Programs and Snake Shows for schools, day cares and
birthday parties. Texas Snakes gives snakes the respect they
Frontier Times Magazine
Frontier Times Magazine was published during a time when early Texas
settlers, pioneers cattlemen and observers of the events were still
alive and able to tell their stories.;; (1923 - 1954); Its articles
are written largely from the vantage point of the eye-witness
observer or actual participant in the event.; Now they are available
on-line exclusively from
The site has an extensive search
engine to direct you to specific people, places and events.; I have
already found two of my family members mentioned in a story about an
Indian altercation in Central Texas.
The best private Texas page on the Web. Especially for Texas
A direct link to the governmental departments of the State of
The Office of the Governors of Texas
A good page for research. Includes information history and current events. Also includes a page specifically for children. This page
is also available in Spanish.
Texas Department of Tourism. ; A fun page with lot of Texas stuff. Texas cursors, Texas wall paper, Texas postcards.
Guadalupe National Park
Guadalupe Mountains National Park is the world's premier example of a fossil reef from the Permian Era. The park is known for its extensive hiking and backpacking opportunities in one of the nation's most pristine wilderness areas. Birding, history, and many other opportunities to learn and have fun await visitors in this hidden gem of West Texas.
McKittrick canyon is the highlight of this Texas park located on US 180 East of El Paso, Texas.
This park is also the site of the tallest peak in Texas. For the story of my climb
to the "Top of Texas" click here.
Big Bend National Park
There is a place in Far West Texas where night skies are dark as coal and rivers carve temple-like canyons in ancient limestone. Here, at the end of the road, hundreds of bird species take refuge in a solitary mountain range surrounded by weather-beaten desert. Tenacious cactus bloom in sublime southwestern sun, and diversity of species is the best in the country. This magical place is Big Bend.