Parks

(Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Ask A Guide: Packing List For Your Campout

Camping is an awesome way to enjoy nature’s magical wonders and to create wonderful memories. However, being well prepared for the trip can make a huge difference.

04/27/2013

Dallas Police reported the rape of a woman at Glendale Park in Oak Cliff in March. The attack happened around 2 a.m. Police indicated the victim was abducted by two men near the Ledbetter and Sunnyvale Avenue area. She was then assaulted at the park. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Police Search For Suspects in Glendale Park Sexual Assault

Dallas Police reported the rape of a 46-year-old woman at Glendale Park early Thursday morning.

CBS 11–03/14/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Plan To Build Four New Parks In Downtown Dallas

Officials in Dallas have been celebrating the success of Klyde Warren Park, located along a deck above Central Expressway. But the green efforts will not stop there.

03/06/2013

(credit: Texas Parks & Wildlife)

March’s Activity Of The Month: Photography

Visiting a state park offers plenty of opportunities for amazing photographs and outdoor family fun.

03/01/2013

Caprock Canyons State Park (credit: Texas Parks & Wildlife)

On The Road: Caprock Canyons State Park

CBS 11 News and Texas Country Reporter recently explored the trails in and around Caprock Canyons State Park, where some old railroad routes now make the best biking trails.

09/07/2012

Cemetery Generic

Gas Under Cemeteries Raises Money, Moral Questions

Deep underground, locked in ancient shale formations, are lucrative quantities of natural gas. Whether to drill for that gas is causing soul-searching at cemeteries, parks, playgrounds, churches and residential backyards.

07/02/2012

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Dallas Groups Question Drilling Task Force Recommendations

Community and environmental groups in Dallas are banding together to oppose the recommendations of the city’s natural gas drilling task force.

03/22/2012

The sun shines through an oak tree. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas State Parks Campaigning For More Visitors And Money

Texas parks received fewer visitors because of wildfires and drought this year, leading to a $4.6 million deficit, state officials said Tuesday at the launch of a campaign to encourage the public to visit more often and donate much needed funds.

12/06/2011

A log cabin can be seen in the snow-covered landscape of a forest. (credit: JOERG KOCH/AFP/Getty Images)

December’s Activity Of The Month: Group Gatherings

It is that time of year again, when you are getting together with your family and friends. Why not try something different this year, and head to a park?

12/01/2011

The Colony Five Star Complex

Best Parks In North Texas

Kids need sunshine, fresh air and exercise. When the backyard isn’t enough — or you don’t have a backyard — here are some of the best bets in North Texas, courtesy of the Metro Moms. […]

CBSDFW.COM–10/20/2010

credit:  www.cityofallen.org

Best Parks In Dallas

These are just a few of the great parks on the Dallas side of the Metroplex. Each park offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor fun that kids of all ages can enjoy!

10/19/2010

credit:  www.fortworthgov.org

Best Parks For Kids In Fort Worth

These are just a few of the great parks on the Fort Worth side of the Metroplex. Each park offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor fun that kids of all ages can enjoy!

10/18/2010

previous