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Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Texas [Official] Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Texas [Official]

[music] [wind] If you’ve driven across the Texas panhandle, it’s like basically driving on the world’s largest billiard table. Everything is flat. And then we get to Palo Duro Canyon and the bottom just drops out of it. [music] Whenever you see it, it makes an impact. I saw it myself 12 years ago for…

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Possum Kingdom State Park, Texas [Official] Possum Kingdom State Park, Texas [Official]

Just an hour’s drive west of Dallas and Ft. Worth awaits a land of rivers, canyons and clear lakes. Lake Possum Kingdom lies nestled in the rugged cliffs of Palo Pinto country. As far as lakes in the whole state of Texas, this is one of their crown jewels. We really enjoyed it. It’s a…

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Guadalupe River State Park, Texas [Official] Guadalupe River State Park, Texas [Official]

[sounds of running river] Guadalupe River State Park was created to provide river access to the public. What’s so unusual about this park is we’re very close to San Antonio. We’re just 30 miles. We’re very close to Austin, just an hour and a half south. And yet, you can come here in a short…

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Caddo Lake State Park, Texas [Official] Caddo Lake State Park, Texas [Official]

[sounds of the swamp] The lake is a cypress swamp with lots of Spanish moss hanging from the trees. It’s very surreal. Just the scenery at Caddo Lake, it excites the imagination. In the piney woods of Northeast Texas, straddling the Louisiana border, is a place equally rich in history, biodiversity, and scenic beauty, Caddo…

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Light VS Near – Death Note’s True Ideological Conflict Light VS Near – Death Note’s True Ideological Conflict

Death Note is a manga that gets a lot for its moral ambiguity; namely, the extremely subjective views on justice that a lot of the characters possess. For example, the Task Force seems to have beliefs rooted from more deontological and humanistic values, that one should always value human life no matter what and the…

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Pedernales Falls State Park, Texas [Official] Pedernales Falls State Park, Texas [Official]

[music] [birds] This is about as good as you get in the hill country. [music] I am Bill McDaniel, Park Superintendent, Pedernales Falls State Park. This park is about 35 miles west of Austin just off highway 290. We get asked all the time what’s the correct pronunciation? To me Pedernales is a little bit…

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Big Bend Ranch State Park, Texas [Official] Big Bend Ranch State Park, Texas [Official]

[wind] We’ve got basically a 300,000 acre playground. BIG BEND RANCH STATE PARK ENCOMPASSES SOME OF THE MOST REMOTE AND RUGGED TERRAIN IN THE SOUTHWEST. Sure is pretty, isn’t it? COVERING 450 SQUARE MILES, IT’S TEXAS’ LARGEST STATE PARK. C’mon bicycle, yee-haw! THERE ARE TRAILS TO MOUNTAIN BIKE, HIKE, AND IT HAS SOME OF THE…

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Lost Maples State Natural Area, Texas [Official] Lost Maples State Natural Area, Texas [Official]

[music] We have thousands upon thousands of people come out here in the Fall to come see the foliage change. Some years it’s just absolutely gorgeous with the color change. In a state where much of the landscape remains the same year-round, the change of seasons at Lost Maples State Natural Area can be a…

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Dinosaur Valley State Park, Texas [Official] Dinosaur Valley State Park, Texas [Official]

[music] Today, dinosaurs live only in imagination. But in some areas their footprints still bare witness to creatures that were once masters of the earth. Some of the best preserved evidence of these creatures can be found about an hour’s drive from Dallas at Dinosaur Valley State Park. It is here where sauropods, therapods and…

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