The West Texas Bucket List

Your guide to the top things to do and see in West Texas. Davis Mountains - Far west Texas isn't just open desert like the movies would have you believe. Explore Davis Mountains State Park's miles of trails, camping, and informational programming... More McDonald Observatory - The stars at night are extra big and bright at this … Continue reading The West Texas Bucket List

Alpine, Texas: “The Last Frontier”

Explore the town of Alpine, located between Marfa and Marathon. Get a sense of place at Stylle Read's wall mural Big Brewster outside of the Kiowa Gallery. This mural portrays notable town figures including visionaries such as Everett Townsend who spearheaded the creation of Big Bend National Park, successful rancher Herbert Kokernot who established the Alpine Cowboys baseball … Continue reading Alpine, Texas: “The Last Frontier”

Top Photo Ops in Marfa, Texas

A tiny blip on the radar, Marfa is a far West Texas town turned cultural art mecca. Getting there won't be easy though -- the nearest airports are located in El Paso and Midland and are both about 3 hours away -- but we promise the extra effort will be worth it! In this tiny … Continue reading Top Photo Ops in Marfa, Texas