A Beginner's Guide to Climbing in Austin

A Beginner's Guide to Climbing in Austin

Have you always wanted to try rock climbing but never really knew how to get started? Follow this simple, 4-step beginner’s guide to climbing in Austin, and find out if this is a sport that fits your lifestyle. 1. Find a climbing gym or

The Lowdown on Farms and Farmers Markets in and Around Austin

The Lowdown on Farms and Farmers Markets in and Around Austin

Texas Hill Country is a farm haven. Lush, green, and hilly, the land around Austin features farms in every direction, including both urban and rural farms. With a long Texas summer, warm fall, mild winter, and generally fruitful spring, there’s

5 Scenic Road Biking Rides Surrounding San Marcos

5 Scenic Road Biking Rides Surrounding San Marcos

If your preferred mode of transportation has two wheels, it’s about time you learned about the bike-friendly town of San Marcos, Texas. It may be known for its famous spring-fed river, but the area is as much of a haven for cyclists as it is a

The Wildest Seashores in America

The Wildest Seashores in America

People like their seashores. They always have. The biophilia hypothesis even suggests we’ve got an intrinsic attraction to the coast, perhaps because of how fertile this threshold tends to be: Across human history, living’s often been easy here