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Check Out These Free Campsites in East Texas
When the campsite is free, we can spend more on food, beverages, and gear.  With Memorial Day Weekend and summer coming up, now is the time to think about where you want to pitch that tent, so we've compiled a list of free campsites around East Texas.
Tyler State Park is One of the Best for Bikes
Texans are so good at making the most of the outdoors.  In the spring. When it's not a hundred degrees at noon.
State parks can be great places to ride bikes if you know where to go, and we've got a hidden gem right here in Tyler.
Tyler Parks Summer Playground Programs
Now that summer is here, finding daily activities for the kids to be a part of can be a bit challenging. However, the Tyler Parks and Recreation Department has some summertime activities planned at Tyler parks for kids ages 6 to 12 and happen on a daily basis through August 16th.
6 Amazing Water Slides From Around the World [VIDEOS]
A person can only lounge by the pool for so long before he or she starts to crave some slightly more adventurous summer fun. Enter water slides.All around the world, theme parks (and in some cases, malls) have built some truly inspired – not to mention high-flying – water slides that add…
Best Dog-Friendly Places in Tyler and Longview – Our Top Five
Memorial Day has come and gone, the kids are out of school, there's more sunshine in the day then there's not and it's gettin' hot.  So what does all this mean, well my friend it means it's fixin' to be summer.  And it means it's fixin' to get hot, very hot.  But it also means your dog is still gonn…