You can now get the 2016-2017 Outdoor Annual with this season’s hunting and fishing regulations. Pick it up when you buy your license, view it online or download the free app.
Have you explored all of Texas' 95 state parks? Many are iconic and well-known, but this month Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine reveals five parks that are some of the best kept secrets in the state. These hidden gems may be less familiar, but they abound in natural beauty.
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Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine's new Hunting Guide is your free, go-to source for species information and hunting tips. This special feature is exclusive to the Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine mobile app, which can be
downloaded (also for free) to your Android or Apple devices.
In this Issue:
Celebrating 75 Years
for one year (Print or App)
to Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine
Start the year off right! Your Texas State Parks have some of the best activities and programs for your physical, mental, and social health goals.
Cheers to a Healthy 2017!
Rainbow Trout Return
These stockings won’t be found hanging by the chimney, but they'll still bring plenty of joy this winter. Rainbow trout are at 18 designated
Neighborhood Fishin' lakes in 11 urban areas of Texas. Nearly 300,000 will be at more than 140 sites across the state for fun winter fishing.
Find Neighborhood Fishin' near you
See the full stocking schedule
The new Texas Ecosystem Analytical Mapper is now available for public use! Use this free interactive tool to create custom maps of the Texas landscape and its habitats. It includes information about vegetation, soils, geology, hydrology and ecoregions. Make your own Texas Vegetation Field Guide or discover another way this map can help you.
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Now find your perfect state park escape using the Texas State Parks Official Guide for Apple and Android devices. The free app locates campgrounds, cabins, trails and places to hike, bike, swim, fish or kayak. And it’ll give you all the details on 95 state parks in Texas.
Learn more about the app