Patches of solitude
Though water levels were low (Flag Pond was almost totally dry) Lake Somerville was still visible from the trail here and there. The white line in the middle of the photo in the distance is a large flock of birds enjoying the water.
The straight and not so narrow
Austin Explorer's Track File
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From the rugged Guadalupe Mountains in the west and the deep canyons of the Red River in the Panhandle to the lakes on the eastern landscape, the Texas backcountry is as spacious and diverse as the Lone Star State itself. This guide contains unforgettable hikes that suit all abilities and interests.