Julie's Guidebook

Julie

Julie's Guidebook

Sightseeing
This park is free to enter, has lake access for swimming, hiking trails, and you are able to walk across the dam (.8 miles) for an amazing view of Canyon Lake.
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Overlook Park
601 Coe Road
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This park is free to enter, has lake access for swimming, hiking trails, and you are able to walk across the dam (.8 miles) for an amazing view of Canyon Lake.
This is a beautiful trail that follows alongside the start of the Guadalupe River. It is well-maintained, and shady. It’s very close to the Canyon Lake Overlook Park. If you take tubes and get into the river from this trail, you can float to our house! (Probably about a two hour float)
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Guadalupe River Trail
16510 S Access Rd
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This is a beautiful trail that follows alongside the start of the Guadalupe River. It is well-maintained, and shady. It’s very close to the Canyon Lake Overlook Park. If you take tubes and get into the river from this trail, you can float to our house! (Probably about a two hour float)
If interested in nature and/or geology these book-ahead guided tours give an interesting look at the history and formation of the area, with beautiful views of landscape (and dinosaur footprints!).
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Canyon Lake Gorge Tours
2075 FM 2673 # D
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If interested in nature and/or geology these book-ahead guided tours give an interesting look at the history and formation of the area, with beautiful views of landscape (and dinosaur footprints!).
Lots of dinosaur tracks, fossils and Native American artifacts.
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The Heritage Museum of the Texas Hill Country
4831 Farm to Market Road 2673
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Lots of dinosaur tracks, fossils and Native American artifacts.
New Braunfels Activities
Popular water park. Fun for all ages. Can bring your own foods, drinks. Free parking. About a 30 minute drive from the house.
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Schlitterbahn
400 North Liberty Avenue
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Popular water park. Fun for all ages. Can bring your own foods, drinks. Free parking. About a 30 minute drive from the house.
Great rainy day activity for preschool-elementary aged children.
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McKenna Children's Museum
801 W San Antonio St
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Great rainy day activity for preschool-elementary aged children.
Charming area with shopping, wine tasting, live music, and delicious restaurants (most with outdoor seating, some with river views). About a 15-20 minute drive from the house.
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Gruene Historic District
1601 Hunter Road
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Charming area with shopping, wine tasting, live music, and delicious restaurants (most with outdoor seating, some with river views). About a 15-20 minute drive from the house.
A beautiful, spacious park on the Comal river with playgrounds, hiking trails, paddle boat rentals, miniature train, and mini golf.
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Landa Park
164 Landa Park Drive
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A beautiful, spacious park on the Comal river with playgrounds, hiking trails, paddle boat rentals, miniature train, and mini golf.
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Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo
5640 Interstate 35 Frontage Rd
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Open nightly. Have a playground and food court.
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Stars & Stripes Drive-In Theatre
1178 Kroesche Ln
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Open nightly. Have a playground and food court.
Nightlife
Walking distance from the house. Serve bar food, drinks. Indoor/outdoor seating. Live music. Usually free or only small cover fee on Friday nights.
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Goofy’s Bar and Grill
13124 FM306
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Walking distance from the house. Serve bar food, drinks. Indoor/outdoor seating. Live music. Usually free or only small cover fee on Friday nights.
Outdoor concerts
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Whitewater Amphitheater
11860 FM306
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Outdoor concerts
Good drinks, surprisingly good food, cool atmosphere and outdoor area. and they regularly have live music.
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River Rose Tavern
145 Farm to Market Road 2673
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Good drinks, surprisingly good food, cool atmosphere and outdoor area. and they regularly have live music.
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Dam Red Barn
16520 South Access Road
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Food scene
Great place for breakfast or lunch, or baked goods.
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Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Grill
2000 FM 2673
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Great place for breakfast or lunch, or baked goods.
Made to order burgers and sides. About 5 minutes from the house.
Jay & Diane's Horseshoe Grill
12020 Farm to Market Road 306
Made to order burgers and sides. About 5 minutes from the house.
Enjoy dinner and drinks with beautiful views of the lake!
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Baja BBQ Shack
280 Marina
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Enjoy dinner and drinks with beautiful views of the lake!
San Marcos activities
Axe throwing, water skiing, dinner theater (delicous food and drinks) at Sylver Spoon resturaunt
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Texas Ski Ranch
6700 Interstate 35
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Axe throwing, water skiing, dinner theater (delicous food and drinks) at Sylver Spoon resturaunt
Night (and day) paddleboarding and glass bottom kayaking trips on the San Marcos river.
Paddle SMTX
500 Wonder World Drive
Night (and day) paddleboarding and glass bottom kayaking trips on the San Marcos river.
Glassbottom boat tours over Aquarena springs
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The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment
201 San Marcos Springs Drive
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Glassbottom boat tours over Aquarena springs
Large outlet mall. About 35-45 minutes from the house
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Tanger Outlets San Marcos
North Interstate 35 Frontage Road
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Large outlet mall. About 35-45 minutes from the house
Groceries nearby
Local, small grocery store. Usually has good variety of staple groceries, as well as things you may need for the river
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Lowes Market
8010 FM2673
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Larger grocery store
Brookshire Brothers
Larger grocery store
Lots of local seasonal produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods and canned goods.
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Stahlman's at Bear Creek-Grocery and Pecans
5511 FM 2722
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Lots of local seasonal produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods and canned goods.

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