Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park Is An Otherworldly Destination On The Texas Border
Sometimes, the places that are most worth visiting are hiding right under our noses. That’s exactly the case with Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, an otherworldly destination hiding deep down in South Texas. Between its diverse wildlife, gorgeous scenery, and blissful solitude, this underrated place deserves a spot on your outdoor adventure bucket list.
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Have you ever been to Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park or the National Butterfly Center? If so, share the details of your experience with us in the comments below. Check out our previous article for another bucket-list-worthy outdoor destination in South Texas.
Address: 2800 S Bentsen Palm Dr, Mission, TX 78572, USA
Address: 3333 Butterfly Park, Mission, TX 78572, USA
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.
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