South Llano (Texas) State Park for the umpteenth time
We have camped at the South Llano River State Park on the western edge of the Texas Hill Country more times than I can readily remember--it's either 5, 6 or 7 times. Another time we were planning on stopping but the campground was closed because of a public deer hun
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Texas' South Llano River State Park in early autumn
South Llano River State Park sits near a crossroads in central Texas, just south of I-10 near Junction, which is the main reason why this is the fourth time Jimmy and I have stopped here in as many annual treks to this part of the country. The decision for pullin
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After South Llano River State Park - high winds gusting 40+ mph in west Texas
We camped last night at South Llano River (Texas) State Park, on the edge of Hill Country, about 150 miles west of Austin and 5 miles south of I-10 and Junction, TX). This is the third winter we've spent time in Texas, and each year we have made this a destination ca
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Texas' South Llano River State Park is a turkey (roost, that is, during winter)
Between Oct. 1-April 1, the bottomland portion of South Llano River (Texas) State Park is closed to the public for the "largest and oldest" Rio Grande Turkey Roost. (Update 2013: Roost area is open between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.) There may be as many as 800 turkeys roost
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Texas' South Llano River State Park a keeper
I was prepared not to be impressed with South Llano River (Texas) State Park (about 150 miles west of Austin and 5 miles south of I-10 and Junction) ... much of the park is closed this time of year to public access because of the annual Turkey Roost ... cutting off the
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Looking at Texas' South Llano River & Seminole Canyon State Parks for stopovers
Researching Texas State Parks along our route from Austin to Big Bend National Park and spotted two that look like possible camping stopovers. South Llano River (Texas) State Park (top) is located where the South Llano River flows along the western edge of the "Tex
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