Sites from West of Austin

July 21, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

When you head west, you head into the Hill country…





Warbler Vista

July 20, 2017  |  Austin, Outdoors  |  No Comments

One of the Best Views in Travis County in my Opinion….Warbler Vista Overlooks Lake Travis, and our main surface water source in the county..





Warbler Vista

July 19, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

One of my Favorite trails.. its very short, maybe 3 miles total..but the views of Lake Travis are very impressive. As you can see we do have some water in the lake this year, which is good as it has been dry for a couple of months now.. 





Wild Flowers

July 13, 2017  |  Close Ups, Outdoors  |  No Comments

From The hike out at Doe Skin, Jen and I came back into town and headed to Hornsby Bend for some birding..






July 11, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

The Indian Meadows area offers the best part of hiking…the Solitude..its quiet, a long way from major highways and its pretty far from Austin…so not a ton of folks out there…





Indian Meadows

July 10, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

On the back side of Doe Skin Ranch is one of my favorite areas near Austin.. Indian Meadows..





Texas Hill country

July 5, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Texas Hill country

The Balconies Canyonlands is one of the finest examples of Texas Hill country in the area..





Doe Skin Ranch

June 30, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Doe Skin Ranch

One of my Favorite places in Central Texas.. the Balconies National Wildlife Refuge.. Specifically Does skin ranch..





Mountain Laurel

June 13, 2017  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Mountain Laurel

Each Spring our Mountain Laurel trees bloom and the whole yard smells like bubble gum.. its wonderful! 




The View out my Office window at home..

Swimming hole

February 20, 2017  |  Camping, Outdoors  |  1 Comment

Inks Lake has a great swimming hole, and on this day, not many folks were out as the temps were maybe in the 50’s as we walked by..