The word frío is Spanish for cold, a clear reference to the spring-fed coolness of the river.
Lakes + Rivers
Given it's 801,163 acre size, it's hard to comprehend all that is Big Bend.
Caddo Lake is the largest Cypress Forest in the world.
Dallas Camera Club field trip sideshow from Caddo Lake. Awesome images!
Balmorhea State Park was constructed by the CCC in the early 1930s to put folks to work during the Depression.
Big Bend National Park in Texas.
Buescher State Park is a state park located just north of Smithville. The park consists of 1,016.7 acres of public land donated to the state by Mr. Emil and Mrs. Elizabeth Buescher, as well as the...
Eisenhower State Park, with 423.1 acres, is located in Grayson County, northwest of Denison on the shores of Lake Texoma. It was acquired in 1954 by a Department of Army lease, which extends until...
Lake Pflugerville is a reservoir in Pflugerville, Texas in the United States. Construction of the 180-acre reservoir began in 2005 and was completed in 2006. Pumps are used to flow water through a 16...
Guadalupe River Photo by Jason Penney
From the junction of Village Slough and Pine Island Bayou in Lumberton. Photo by Russell Cardwell
Rio Grande River in Big Bend near Terlingua. Photo by Cornelia Leicht