The Day Trip Of A Lifetime You Can Only Take In Texas

The Pineywoods definitely don’t get enough attention compared to the Hill Country when it comes to day trips. Most people think the civilized areas are few and far between with only wide open pastures separating them, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth. East Texas is an exciting place that offers ample attractions, and it’s about time we give it the recognition it deserves.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What’s your favorite thing to do in East Texas? After you take this trip, here are 5 more awesome day trips in Texas that you can take by train!