North Texas 5th Grader Stands Before Lawmakers, Pushes For Free State Park AccessA North Texas 10-year-old stood before state lawmakers in Austin pushing for free state park access for fifth-graders.
West Texas: World's Largest Spring-Fed Swimming Pool At Balmorhea State Park Reopens After Partial CollapseAn iconic spring-fed swimming pool in West Texas that closed last year for repairs has reopened following $2 million in upgrades.
Texas State Parks Draw New Year's Hikers, VisitorsTexas Parks & Wildlife Department officials expect hundreds of New Year's Day hikers at state parks as a healthy way to start the new year.
Missing Reporter Stable After Rescue From Texas Park As her husband went for help, a female newspaper reporter lay on the ground of a remote Texas state park, hiding from the sun under a small tree. She was alone for two days until someone on high ground spotted her.