Driving Destinations in Texas – Austin and Dallas
Canyon Lake – Due to its location on its namesake lake and the Guadalupe River, the town of Canyon Lake proclaims to be the “Water Recreation Capital of Texas” and offers visitors numerous water and outdoor recreational opportunities as well as quick access to a number of Hill Country attractions, towns and cities. Don’t forget your car insurance!
Enchanted Rock – Located just north of Fredericksburg in the Texas Hill Country,Enchanted Rock is one of the largest natural rock formations in the United States, with a dome that rises 425 feet above the ground (1825 feet above sea level). Designated as a National Natural Landmark in 1970, Enchanted Rock is also part of the Texas State Parks System and attracts thousands of visitors annually.
Lost Maples – New Englanders aren’t the only that get to enjoy watching the fall foliage change, Lost Maples Natural Area in Central Texas offers Texans and visitors to Texas a breathtaking palette of colors every fall.
Luckenbach – Made famous by a Willie Nelson tune, the tiny Hill Country town of Luckenbach continues to symbolize all that is Texas to many.
On your next trip to the Lone Star State, don’t miss your opportunity to go to the town where “Everybody’s Somebody.”
Wimberley – Wimberley is a quaint little village in the Texas Hill Country, situated within an hour’s drive to either Austin or San Antonio. Additionally, Wimberley is conveniently located to many Hill Country attractions and is home to a host of specialty shops and restaurants.
Big Thicket – Covering nearly 100,000 acres, Big Thicket National Preserve was the first such preserve in the United States. The Big Thicket NP is home to a diverse group of plants and animals and plays host to thousands of nature enthusiasts annually. While camping is allowed, there are no prepared campsites in the Big Thicket, so be prepared to make your own.
Lake Fork – Known as one of the top trophy bass lakes in the nation, Lake Fork draws anglers from across the US and beyond.
Each of these anglers knows that anytime they are fishing Fork, they stand a good chance of catching a true trophy largemouth.
Lake Lewisville – A favorite spot for Dallas watersport enthusiasts, Lake Lewisville offers visitors a variety of activities, including fishing, swimming, water skiing, jet skiing, sailing, sailboarding, and more.
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