The Ultimate Texas Hidden Gem Road Trip Will Take You To 6 Incredible Little-Known Spots In The State

Considering Texas is the second-largest state in the nation, it only makes sense that every corner would be chock-full of hidden gems. Tucked away along the U.S.-Mexico border, the Rio Grande Valley is no exception. This remote, often overlooked region is a nature lover’s paradise, and we’re taking you on a 3.5-hour road trip to six of the best spots to visit.

Click here for the Google Map that will serve as your guide on the trip.

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How many of these hidden gems have you visited? Would you take this road trip? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section, and check out our previous article to learn more about Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park.

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