Links to find more information about recreation in Texas Updated 1 year ago

Texas State Parks

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has up-to-date information about state parks — location, history, facilities, plantlife, wildlife, special features, tours and more.

The Texas Historical Commission administers the state historic sites.

National Parks and Historic Sites in Texas

The National Park Service has detailed information about each park property in Texas.

Recreation on National Forests and Grasslands

National Forests and Grasslands in Texas describes recreational opportunities on these federal lands.

Hunting and Fishing in Texas

The Texas Parks and Wildlife also has information about hunting and fishing licenses and regulations.

The Texas Parks and Wildlife website has information on Texas rivers, of special interest to anglers.

Information on hunting and fishing licenses.

Visitor Information for Texas Cities

Some cities have convention and visitors’ bureaus that offer tourism information.


Texas Hotel and Lodging Association lists many lodgings in the state.

Texas Bed & Breakfast Association lists its members, which are mostly historic properties.

Texas Road Condition Information

The Texas Department of Transportation gives you up-to-the-minute information about road and lane closures and other road conditions.

Recreation and travel information for Texas is provided on the Texas Economic Development and Tourism website.

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