This Hike In Texas Leads You Straight To An Abandoned Mine
The mining industry is an important part of Texas history – after all, it’s what turned Terlingua into a ghost town. Hiding in Franklin Mountains State Park is a hiking trail that leads straight to an abandoned tin mine, the only one of its kind in the entire U.S. Check it out…if you dare:
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.