World Heritage Sites in Texas:
If you’re a fan of dog-trot houses–and know what they are–here is an opportunity you shouldn’t miss. The SFA Gardens of Stephen F. Austin State University will host a tour of two historic Shelby County dog-trot homes.
“Deep inside” Big Bend National Park on Mariscal Mountain. A National Register Historic District.
Motorists traveling along U.S. Highway 59 in Polk County are often startled to see what appears to be flames pouring from the windows of old sawmill house.
Anyone wanting to follow the Old Chisholm Trail through Bell County would find part of the quest relatively easy, at least as easy as driving on IH-35. The old trail roughly paralleled the Interstate from Salado to Belton. After that following the old trail might get a little trickier, though anyone who spends much time here passes or crosses it many more times than they could ever know.
East Texans willing to take the time to drive about 100 miles into eastern Oklahoma will be rewarded with a centuries-old mystery.
Includes Kilgore, Marshall and Jefferson in East Texas
and Natchitoches and Shreveport in Louisiana