DRC's Adventures

Texas State Parks

  • 2002/02/16 — Dinosaur Valley State Park (Photos)
    With Hill Country Outdoors
  • 2002/10/12 — McKinney Falls State Park (Photos)
    With Hill Country Outdoors
  • 2004/04/08 – 04/09 — Palo Duro Canyon State Park (Photojournal– public photos only)
  • 2004/04/08 – 04/09 — Palo Duro Canyon State Park (Photojournal– public+private photos, password required)
    Camping/hiking trip with Brian and other members of Hill Country Outdoors (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2007/04/19 – 4/21 — Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway (Photojournal)
    Camping/hiking/biking trip with my friend Brian and members of Hill Country Outdoors, including biking the Caprock Canyons Trailway (rails-to-trails conversion) (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2009/10/14 – 10/18 — Austin Adventure Network Palo Duro/Caprock Canyons Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including mountain biking the trail system at Palo Duro for the first time and a re-ride of the Caprock Canyons Trailway (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2009/10/29 – 11/02 — Second Annual Spliter Group Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Private Big Bend trip with some current and former members of Hill Country Outdoors, including further exploration of Bruja Canyon (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2009/11/02 – 11/05 — Davis/Guadalupe Mountains (Photojournal)
    An extension trip the week after Big Bend to visit Davis Mountains and McDonald Observatory with my parents (plus an accidental trip to Guadalupe Mountains) (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2010/10/28 – 11/03 — 3rd Annual Splinter Group/First Annual Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photojournal)
    Including exploration of Apache and Rancherias Canyons and a jeep tour of River Road and Mariscal Mine (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2010/11/01 – Dos Amigos vs. The Contrabando Trail (YouTube video)
    Brian and I attempted, with varying degrees of success, to ride the new (and not yet broken in) Contrabando Trail in Big Bend Ranch State Park
  • 2010/11/19 – 11/21 — Seminole Canyon State Park 2-day rock art hike/backcountry campout (Photojournal)
    With my friend Brian and members of Austin Adventure Network. We had a rare opportunity to hike the entire length of Presa Canyon, see most of the rock art in the park, and camp out in the backcountry (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2014/11/09 – 11/17 — 4th "Annual" Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photo/video journal– public photos only)
  • 2014/11/09 – 11/17 — 4th "Annual" Austin Adventure Network Big Bend Expedition (Photo/video journal– public+private photos, password required)
    Including a 4-day, 3-night self-supported kayakpacking trip on the Rio Grande and backcountry exploration of the Mesa de Anguila (click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • 2015/05/30 — Enchanted Rock State Natural Area at Dawn (Photos)
    Pictures of Little Rock (adjacent to Enchanted Rock) in the morning light after a storm had just blown through
  • 2016/03/24 – 03/27 — Devils River (Photo/video journal)
    3-day, 3-night self-supported 40-mile kayakpacking trip on the Devils RIver, a true desert oasis (password required; click the first photo to begin photojournal)
  • Enchanted Rock (Photos)
    Photos from Enchanted Rock SNA, 2001-2005
  • Inks Lake State Park (Photos)
    Photos from Inks Lake State Park, 2001-2005
  • Texas State Railroad (Photos)
    Photos from the Texas State Railroad, 2007-2008