Tag: Presidio

Scouting Big Bend Ranch State Park

Scouting Big Bend Ranch State Park

Friday February 8, 2019 One of the reasons we stayed a week at Maverick Ranch RV Park In Lajitas Texas was to drive the Jeep into Big Bend Ranch State Park (BBRSP) to see if we could or should drive into the park with our truck camper to boondock.  We had been to two of the … Continue reading Scouting Big Bend Ranch State Park

Maverick Ranch RV Park In Lajitas Texas

Maverick Ranch RV Park In Lajitas Texas

Wednesday February 6 Through Wednesday February 13, 2019 Maverick Ranch RV Park in Lajitas Texas is part of a larger resort development called Lajitas Golf Resort and Spa.  The development is deceptively large and mostly undeveloped. A map in the Barton Warnock Visitor Center, one of three Big Bend Ranch State Park visitor centers, showed … Continue reading Maverick Ranch RV Park In Lajitas Texas

Mission Rosario, Fannin Monument, Angel of Goliad, General Zaragoza and Presidio La Bahia

The Sunday visit to Mission Nuestra Senora Del Espiritu Santo De Zuniga (blog post)  focused on the history tour.  Monday morning it made sense to go back with the "Big C" (Linda's name for my large expensive Camera) to take more pictures and pay better attention to the material in the museum.  There was also time to … Continue reading Mission Rosario, Fannin Monument, Angel of Goliad, General Zaragoza and Presidio La Bahia

Museum of the Big Bend at Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas

Museum of the Big Bend at Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas

Since we last visited over ten years ago, the Museum of the Big Bend has moved to its new permanent home.  The museum has blossomed in its new space.  The collection of  artifacts and the displays they are placed in has expanded to better cover the history of the Big Bend Region industry, agriculture, ranching … Continue reading Museum of the Big Bend at Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas