Airport Ranger Program Allows Equestrians to Ride and Provide Security

Volunteer cavalry at Houston's airport used to patrol vast property

For Bauer, being a volunteer ranger allows her to still enjoy her tranquil rides and give travelers a bit of traditional Texas.

When riding near the airport's runways, Bauer said she often sees airplane passengers looking out at her. She makes sure to wave.

"It's a great welcome to Texas," she said.