The Very First State Park In Texas, Mother Neff Is A Living History Lesson With Beautiful Surroundings
By Katie Lawrence|Published April 11, 2020
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 began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
It seems like Texas is constantly giving us new places to explore, some of which have been hiding right under our noses for far too long. Mother Neff State Park is one such destination, having been the very first established state park in Texas.