Category: Nature

Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Guadalupe Mountains National Park is the largest wilderness area in Texas with nearly 47,000 acres. The mountains were formed from an ancient marine fossil reef, formed around 260-270 million years ago. The summit of Guadalupe peak is 8,749-foot tall, the highest in Texas. The Park is located in west Texas on US 62/180 road. I […]

White Sands

White Sands National Monument is one of the world’s great natural wonders-the glistening white sands of New Mexico.  White Sands is the largest gypsum dune field in the world with 275 square miles of desert formed of great wave-like dunes. The gypsum that forms the white sands was deposited at the bottom of a shallow […]