We Have A New State Parks Division Director

We have a new State Parks Division Director! Rodney Franklin has been named to serve as the next State Parks Division Director and the newest member of Texas Parks & Wildlife agency’s senior leadership team.  With a nearly thirty (30) year career at TPWD with our...
Searching for that perfect holiday gift?

Searching for that perfect holiday gift?

Here are a few ways to share your love of the great outdoors.             State Parks Ornaments:                                   This year’s new designs feature the frontier-era hospital of Fort Richardson, the namesake flora of Palmetto, and surfing the dunes...
Celebrate the holidays throughout December in a Texas State Park!

Celebrate the holidays throughout December in a Texas State Park!

Celebrate the holidays throughout December in a Texas State Park! Parks are hosting festive holiday events throughout the state. In addition to the experiences listed below, be sure to visit the Holidays in the Parks page and the Calendar of Events. Austin Area...