This Texas Mountain Road Trip Takes You To The Most Stunning Peaks You've Ever Seen
By Katie Lawrence|Published August 02, 2022
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.
Texas has it all: beautiful beaches, wide open plains, rolling hills, diverse wetlands, and mountains that tower so high, they threaten to pierce the clouds with their majestic peaks. On this six-hour road trip, you can visit four state and national parks that all feature vast, sprawling mountains in Texas sure to take your breath away. Do the entire drive in one day, or camp at any of the parks to allow more time to explore.
Would you take this road trip to the most beautiful mountains in Texas? Tell us your thoughts in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article to learn more about the Santa Elena Canyon Trail.
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