6 Texas Day Trips That Are Even Cooler During The Winter
It doesn’t snow very much in Texas, but that doesn’t stop us from getting out there and enjoying winter to the fullest. Texas winters have their perks – fewer crowds on the beaches, and seeing beautiful migratory birds down south near the border with Mexico, for example. Plus, on the rare occasions it does snow, it’s even more special. Check out six of the best winter day trips in Texas that you should add to your bucket list for this season.
How many of these winter day trips have you taken? What are some of your favorite winter destinations in Texas? Tell us your thoughts in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for some rare photos of snow in Texas.
Wondering what to take on a winter trip in Texas? Even though our state doesn’t often get too cold, it’s best to prepare yourself so you’re warm and cozy on your hikes and adventures!
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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.