The Rivard Report offers suggestions for hiking, biking, and paddling in the San Antonio area this Memorial Day weekend.
The Third Street Grackles team completed its 10th consecutive ride in the annual National Multiple Sclerosis Society charity cycling event this past weekend, a two-day, 161-mile back roads journey from San Antonio to New Braunfels, along the scenic Guadalupe River, and back to the Central Texas city synonymous with Oktoberfest and tubing.
Dr. Malcolm Cleaveland stands at the base of an ancient bald cypress along the Blanco River in Wimberley. In a camera lens, he is dwarfed by a giant tree that was alive a half century before Columbus sailed to the Americas. To be more precise, this particular bald cypress dates back to 1426 or earlier.