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Get the Texas Fishing Guide

Texas Fishing Guide

As the fishing season heats up, our experts are bringing you the Texas Fishing Guide, packed with info on our state's most popular fish – now including both freshwater and saltwater fishes! You'll get details on where to find them and how to catch them. Get the special guide for free, exclusively in the Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine mobile app.

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Know the Hunting and Fishing Regulations

2016-2017 Outdoor Annual

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.

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State Parks

5 Hidden Gems

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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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Activities and Programs

Get Healthy

Get Healthy

Your Texas State Parks have some of the best activities and programs for your physical, mental, and social well-being.

Cheers to a Healthy You!


Rainbow Trout Return

Rainbow Trout

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

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New Interactive Map of the Texas Landscape

New Interactive Map of the Texas Landscape

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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State Parks

Download the Official App for Texas State Parks!

State Parks App

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

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