Texas Hill Country BBQ

    Day 1

    The first time we had “real Texas BBQ” was at the Salt Lick not far from Austin outside of the small town of Driftwood, TX. Eating in a barn style hall on rough sawn tables and benches with hundreds of other meat eaters was an experience to say the least....

    Day 2

    A great day trip from Austin, Lockhart, Texas is only about 40 minutes south and east of Austin by the back roads on TX State Road 130. Driving through flat cattle and small ranch country, Lockhart was once a regional shipping center for local cotton and part of the Chisholm...

    Day 3

    Can you ever get enough Texas BBQ? As this was the meat lovers trip to Austin, TX, the answer is a definite NO! A trip to Austin is not complete without a drive out to the Capital of Texas Highway and a meal at Rudy’s.

    “But”, you say, “there is...

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Day 2: Calhan Paint Mines


Day 01 – Wednesday, September 18, 2019 – Continue to Explore The Paint Mines Archeological District – PART 2

Once we arrived at the Paint Mines, an archeological district, we parked at the far upper parking area. The tall grasses and rolling hills were once...

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