Texas

 

Texas National Parks

Name

Status

Beschreibung

Lage

Big Bend

National Park

Mountains and desert along Rio Grande’s bend

West

Guadalupe Mountains

National Park

Mountain sceneries, canyons and historic places

West

Alibates Flint Quarries

National Monument

Flintstone quarry, hundreds of years old

Panhandle

Big Thicket

National Preserve

Diverse habitats for animals and plants

Gulf Coast

Lyndon B. Johnson

National Historical Park

Ranch and gravesite of the former US President

Central

Palo Alto Battlefield

National Historical Park

Battlefield from the war against Mexico

South

San Antonio Missions

National Historical Park

Four Spanish missions within city limits

San Antonio

Fort Davis

National Historic Site

Old army fort used to protect settlers against Indians

West

Chamizal

National Memorial

Commemorating border dispute with Mexico

El Paso

Amistad

National Recreation Area

Many leisure opportunities at Amistad Reservoir

Southwest

Lake Meredith

National Recreation Area

Swimming, boating and more at Lake Meredith

Panhandle

Padre Island

National Seashore

110 kilometers of protected Gulf coast

Gulf Coast

Rio Grande

National River

Protected section of the river, 315 kilometers long

West

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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