|Photo by Randy Mallory for the Texas Historical Commission|
Locals and veteran travelers already know it: Our region has a distinguished jewel in McDonald Observatory. Located atop the Davis Mountains on the "Scenic Loop," it is a place visitors regularly put high up on their bucket list. Intrigued? Here's an EXCELLENT article about visiting the Observatory and taking in a couple of their public programs, from our friend, Sheila Scarborough of Perceptive Travel Blog.
Click here to read the Observatory's webpage on visiting the facility. Heading to the region for Spring Break? Click here to see all the special Spring Break programming at McDonald Observatory.
|The view of the Davis Mountains from |
the top of McDonald Observatory
(click on the photo for a closer view!)