Hurd’s Landing: A popular spot on Tres Palacios

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The Tres Palacios River was a popular area for outings and picnics, such as the farmers’ picnic above. One of the most popular spots on the river was Hurd’s Landing near the communities of Dunbar and Tres Palacios. A grove of oak trees gave shade during the hot days of summer. Shallow-bottomed boats carried picnickers up the river to the picnic area for the day.

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