Travel and Outdoors

Combine your big three — or even add a loved one’s signs — for a tiny tour of Austin.
Check out where the Capital City stands on these eight national rankings.
Austin’s portion of I-35 is one of the most dangerous roadways in the state.
Why travel out of state when there’s plenty to do right in Texas? We’re breaking down the Texas Travel Awards that were given in the Austin area.
Get in y’all, we’re spending all summer long at Waterloo Park.
More art exhibits, artist residencies, and public spaces are en route to Austin’s green spaces.
Pack your bags for a trip to one of these popular nonstop destinations. Plus, keep an eye out for new routes.
Hit the road and head to Houston — we’re sharing all the details about what to do and eat, plus where to stay.
Help preserve local ecosystems in your own backyard
Keep local love growing this spring with local plants.
In 72 hours, 10.5 million trees took damage, AFD spent $130,000, and dispatchers took 4,000 calls.
Before you and your furry friend hit the great outdoors, read up on these tips on how to keep your pupper safe.
Check out these 10 hiking trails catered to all skill levels in and around Austin, TX for outdoor adventures.
The Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Program is already in effect at 90+ airports in North America.
We’re highlighting the 20 best parks that Austin, TX has to offer — complete with swimming holes, pickleball courts, and playgrounds.
Invest in our planet via local, national, and global Earth Day initiatives.
As part of our series on Central Texas’ state parks, we’re breaking down the history and top attractions at Pedernales Falls.
From getting a permit to catering, we’ve got the details on how to plan a wedding, family reunion, or special occasion in a national park.
The stories behind some of these blooms may surprise you.
Protect the night by taking some simple actions Saturday, April 15-Saturday, April 22
This tiny Texan is the only known bird to nest entirely in the Lone Star State.
Acquaint yourself with Austin’s most beautiful street art.
Get ready for lovebug season in the spring and fall.
We’re breaking down the Irish sport of hurling including its rules and where you can catch a game.
Participate in a community event or clean up your humble abode in honor of the astronomical transition from winter to spring.
Coop offers chicken tending, coop cleaning services to Austinites
We take a look at our bicycling infrastructure and how we can make the area more bikeable.
Apply online and visit a local enrollment center ahead of spring and summer travel.
Check out some of the coolest, most unique Airbnb and Vrbo rentals around Austin, TX and plan for your next adventure or staycation.
We’re answering questions like “What is composting?” and “How do I compost in an apartment?”
Learn more about the airport’s upcoming expansions.
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