Outdoors

Game Wardens honored for life-saving efforts
AUSTIN - Whether for getting two kayak fishermen out of harm's way during a sniper attack, rescuing motorists stranded in a Christmas Eve blizzard in North Texas or simply...
Hunt for the Invisible Buck Now
Why wait until opening day to learn if you'll have a chance this season to take a monster buck, when you can find out now and drastically increase the odds of getting that...
TPWD News Digest for Aug. 6-12
More Texas Families Becoming Camping Converts News Images AUSTIN - The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has scheduled a full slate of Texas Outdoor Family...
Hunter Education Courses Starting Now
AUSTIN--As summer winds down and fall starts to approach, so too does the beginning of hunting season, and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is encouraging hunters who...
New Texas State Park Guide Points the Way to Fall Fun
AUSTIN - Autumn in Texas means extra elbow room in park campgrounds and cooler temperatures more conducive to a variety of outdoor activities. And, to help you plan a fall...
TPWD Restricting Cave Access on Agency Owned Lands to Protect Bats
AUSTIN - Access to Gorman Cave at Colorado Bend State Park has been closed to the public and additional precautions are being taken at other Texas Parks and Wildlife...
Fish and Wildlife news
WASHINGTON - Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks Tom Strickland today issued the following statement regarding a decision in U.S. District...
TPWD News Digest for July 26-29
July 28, 2010 - middot; Observation Tower Going Up at Houston's Sheldon Lake State Park News Images HOUSTON - Imagine being a red-tailed hawk soaring through the...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
ATHENS-Anglers seeking to catch one of Lake Fork's legendary lunkers are off to a great start to the 2010 fishing season. After declining big bass catches for the last six...
TOYOTA TEXAS BASS CLASSIC TICKETS ON SALE
CONROE, TEXAS - Tickets to the 2010 Toyota Texas Bass Classic in Conroe, Texas are now on sale at 25 Houston-area Academy Sports + Outdoors stores. The TTBC will feature...
TPWD News Digest for July 16-22, 2010
July 22, 2010 middot; Dove, Teal Seasons Set AUSTIN - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service SRC (Service Regulation Committee) has approved the 2010-2011 Texas dove...
Liberty, Texas, Student Wins Top Honors in State-Fish Art Contest
ATHENS-Anh Thu Do of Liberty is the 2010 winner of the Art of Conservation Stamp Award in the 12th annual Wildlife Forever State-Fish Art Contest, it was announced Saturday...
TPWD News
July 14, 2010 middot; Full Slate of Repair Projects to Commence at Bastrop State Park BASTROP - A host of major repair and renovation projects are set to start Aug....
GREAT TEXAS BALLOON RACE ANNOUNCES
Longview, TX - Texas acts will once again dominate at the Great Texas Balloon Race as race organizers signed Kevin Fowler and Eli Young Band for the 2010 festival. ...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Hunter Education Instructors...
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) will be conducting a free Hunter Education New Instructor Training Workshop Saturday, August 14th, 2010, in Grand Prairie,...