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.

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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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