Surprise those hard-to-shop-for types with unforgettable Texas experiences.
For decades, Matagorda Bay has been a favorite spot for Texas surfers. The response to a recent spate of drownings might put an end to that.
Yes, you read that correctly.
The exploits of a teenager trying to surf in Galveston.
Tom Sterne makes waves in the Gulf.
Sure, you can catch an awesome wave on the Texas coast, you just have to be patient. And clever. And patient . . .
When the surf’s good, Texas (yes, Texas) surfers drop what they’re doing and head for the water.
Yes, yes, new baby and new movie— but what Matthew McConaughey really wants to talk about is the cushion of the flip-flop, the skooching of hoodie sleeves, the proper thickness of koozies, and his coming career as the arbiter of redneck-Buddha chic.
The surf in Texas may not be the biggest, but it was an early training ground for 43-year-old surfing legend Ken Bradshaw, who has spent his life riding waves as tall as buildings. Bradshaw, a native of Houston, first paddled out at age twelve on a family trip to Surfside,…