Brownsville is a South Texas border city about 23 miles from what was Boca Chica township and Boca Chica State Park and beach. The population is over 180,000 and the county seat of Cameron County includes the most southern tip of Texas and the USA. Brownsville is the last of the major cities that daisy-chain
From its large rockface to its ancient trees the size of a car, the long tentacle roots of the trees dramatically reaching above ground to avail the rocky landscape and nourish themselves at the water’s edge. This more theatrical landscape is a pleasant change from what is often pretty common oak trees and grasses of the hill country.