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101 FUN THINGS: Nature, beauty attract campers to Highland Lakes state parks

CONNIE SWINNEY • PICAYUNE STAFF JOHNSON CITY — Visitors from across the state will travel to Highland Lakes state parks for their next big camping adventures. “In today’s hectic lifestyle, camping allows a peaceful respite. It gets people back to nature, which a lot of people don’t get now with an urban lifestyle,” said John […]

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Camping is a great way to relax by the lake. Stock Photo

Camping from primitive to cabin in the Highland Lakes

You can find a place to bask in the natural beauty of the Highland Lakes by camping, whether in a tent, a recreational vehicle or a rustic cabin. Inks Lake State Park is the most notable pristine getaway. Located just outside Burnet on Park Road 4 a few miles west of U.S. 281, the park […]

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Picayune Roundup | Cold weather camping

Highland Lakes campers and hikers brave cold for wilderness adventures

BURNET — Camping on a brisk day in January might provide an exhilarating escape for some but could pose a few challenges for others who are not prepared for frigid temperatures. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Winter Camping

Enjoy winter camping at area parks

Camping is one of the favorite ways to enjoy the Highland Lakes, even (and maybe especially!) in the winter, when average temperatures are in the mid-60s. (more…)

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