BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK comes alive in the Spring with beautiful wildflowers using a backdrop of MAJESTIC MOUNTAINS and CANYONS! We will also visit CHISOS BASIN, SANTA ELENA CANYON, MCDONALD OBSERVATORY, PRUDE RANCH STAR PARTY, THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, FORT STOCKTON HISTORIC FORT, and ANNE RIGGS MEMORIAL MUSEUM! But wait, there is more! We cannot go through MARBLE FALLS (TX) without enjoying the OLD FASHION PIES at the BLUEBONNET CAFÉ, of course.
Tyler to Abilene (TX)
We will begin our day departing out of TYLER (TX) at 6:00am. Today’s leg of our journey takes us as far as ABILENE. We arrive in Abilene in time for lunch before taking in FRONTIER TEXAS. This amazing museum, located in historic downtown Abilene, is a western heritage center that allows visitors to relive the OLD WEST through state-of-the-art technology. Frontier Texas brings the frontier to life and lets visitors meet people who played out their lives on the Texas Frontier. We will check into our Abilene hotel early, freshen up, and set out to an early group dinner.
HOTEL LODGING: Holiday Inn, Abilene (TX)
MEALS INCLUDED: Lunch & Dinner