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Enjoy the latest edition of the State Parks Getaways e-newsletter, just in time to make your plans to enjoy time in a Texas state park this winter season.

Featured Park

Northern Jacana at Estero Llano WBC

Valley World Birding Center Site Newest Texas State Park

Estero Llano Grande is the buckle on a belt of nine WBC sites.

It's amazing what adding a little water to a typically sun-parched environment can do to attract birds and other wildlife. You need look no further for proof than the almost 200 rejuvenated acres of Estero Llano Grande State Park in the Rio Grande Valley.

Read more about Estero Llano WBC.

Featured Event

The Landmark Inn SHS

Special Valentine's Package Offered By Historic Texas Inn

February 2007 — Landmark Inn SHS

Now that the Christmas and New Year's have come and gone and Valentine's Day is right around the corner, it's time to look forward to spending some quality time with that special someone in a special place.

Read more about the Valentine's Package.

Featured Video

Battleship Texas

Battleship Texas

Video Presentation of the Battleship Texas

Ever been on a floating historic site? Check out this video about the Battleship Texas that fought in both World War I and II.

View the video and get more info.

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