76 rough creek lodge
For information about
activity times and availability,
Internet please see the concierge.
Things to do
surf the web from your room or nearly
anywhere else near the Lodge with our
high speed, wireless connection!
Perform acrobatic flips and jump
high towards the clouds while safely
harnessed to bungees. Great fun for
Enjoy some fun in the sun or relax
everyone! Our Bungee Trampoline is
your tired muscles in our Outdoor
located near the Lazy River Pool and the
Family Pool complete with 66-foot
Challenge your rock climbing skills Zipline.
Slide, Lazy River and Hot Tub.
on our 40-Foot Climbing Wall and then
propel yourself 675-foot toward Mallard
Lake on our Double Zipline.
6 Petting Corral
8 Kid’s Ranch
2 Watch a Movie While at Rough Creek Lodge, you
have to visit our newest friends, Gracey
with her babies Sidewinder and Twister,
We have a great new area for kids
(of all ages!). The Kid’s Ranch features
Enjoy a night in your room curled the miniature goats, Cowboy, the mini- foosball, air hockey, ping pong and
up watching a good movie and some horse and rabbits that we can’t keep up video games. In the evening, children
popcorn from our Video Library. with to name! are invited to a party with nutritional
meals and fun; mom and dad can
have a nice, quiet dinner in the
Wake up early, get a bass boat or fish from
the dock at the fishing shack at Mallard Lake.
schedule an old fashioned hay ride for
See if you can break the 11 lb. 4 oz. record!!
a group of your friends or family.
included in Package Other Activities Activities nearby
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19 Biking & Hiking
share stories around one of our Visit the Children’s Playground and Discover what the hill country has to
two limestone fire pits while roasting Tipi near the Cabins and Pavilion. It offer while biking on our beach cruisers
marshmallows and indulging in rich, has swings, a slide and a climbing through the countryside or hiking on
chocolate-y s’mores. wall to keep even our smallest guests one of our many trails. You may also
entertained. bring your own Mountain Bike to enjoy
our challenging five-mile trail.
11 Fossil Hunting
Round up the kiddos for an excursion to
Challenge a friend to an old fashioned
20 Fitness Center
search and dig for fossils. The fossil hunt
includes a bag, picks to dig for fossils game of Horseshoes or Washers. We Enjoy the beautiful scenery while
and an informative book describing the have pits next to the pergola behind maintaining your fitness regimen at our
different types of fossils. and Main Lodge and near the Pavilion 24-hour fitness center.
21 Nature Trail
Tomahawk Throwing competitions Enjoy our five mile nature Trail around
date back to the earliest years of Enjoy Tennis on our outdoor court then Mallard Lake. Visit the Enchanted Forest
American history. Try your hand at one test out your Michael Jordan skills at the and enjoy the native wildlife surrounding
of the oldest sports of our country. basketball court near the Fitness Center. Rough Creek.
Balls and Rackets are available at the
22 Golf Driving
17 Disc Golf
Do your best Tiger impression on our
300-yd. Driving Range. Men’s, women’s
Try your hand at our nine-hole Disc
and youth clubs are available.
Golf Course. The course begins
right behind the main lodge. Discs
are complimentary for your use and
available at the Beretta Room.
Dog 18 RelAx
KEnnELs Dive into a good book while relaxing on our
luxurious chaise lounge chairs under a cabana
Tour our dog kennels to see our
great bird dogs and learn their or umbrella. You can even stroll down to the
names. It’s noisy, doesn’t smell poolside cabana and take in a lakefront view
great...but your kids will love it! while indulging in your favorite beverage.
76 Things to do at Rough Creek (cont.) 3
31 Business Services
Enjoy an afternoon lemonade or For those who can’t seem to leave
hot chocolate and fresh house made your work behind, we have a guest
cookies in the Great Room or by the computer available for use with high-
fireplace at the Carriage Entrance. speed wireless internet access.
CANOeING 29 Loft Lounge
Our two-person canoes are a great
way to relax, exercise and explore
Relax in our loft and challenge a friend
to a game of poker at our table or catch
your favorite sport on our two TV’s.
Just like when you were a kid. It’s a
30 Kite Flying
grab the family and tour the grounds
great way to explore Mallard Lake and on a Kawasaki Mule. Ride around the
Pick up a complimentary kite (in the
have fun on the water. lake or up to Gunn Mountain. Hourly
spring and summer) and relax while
your kite floats on the breezes. and daily rentals are available.
25 Rocket Launch
Join us on the helipad each saturday
as we send a rocket thousands of feet
into the sky. Then find the capsule as
it floats back down to earth. Fun for
26 Gunn Mountain
Challenge your athletic ability and
climb Gunn Mountain, a spectacular
view and the highest point at RCL.
PAMPeR YOuRselF AT OuR sPA
27 Video Games
Relax your tired, aching muscles with a sumptuous massage our luxurious Spa with
a View. Treatments include massages, facial, body wraps, manicures and pedicures.
Services are available from 8:00am to 8:00pm, seven days a week. Therapies are also
available in the privacy of your guestroom. The Spa Pool is a quiet oasis overlooking
On a rainy day, borrow one of our Xbox
Consoles and enjoy a game from our
library. Ask the Concierge about setup.
76 Things to do at Rough Creek (cont.) 4
Enjoy the Paintball recreation field,
perfect for team or individual play. Our
guides are always on hand to assist in
this fun game.
On 11,000 acres, 60- and 90-minute
39 Guided Fishing
tours are guided by our experienced
wranglers or bring your own horse and
Enjoy a guided Bass Fishing excursion vARMINT & HOG
on Mallard Lake or Chalk Mountain
enjoy the freedom of riding our trails. Lake. Our guides know all the hot spots.
Experience a varmint and hog
hunt at night—it’s not something
35 Cattle Drive
40 Deer Hunting
you will soon forget. Our guides
can give you more information on
what is available to hunt—plus you
can learn coyote calling from an
Experience a Cattle Drive Rough hundreds of additional acres of prime
Creek Style. See real cowboys at work hunting land have been opened on
and move some cattle yourself! our existing 11,000-acre ranch and we
now offer Feral Hog, and Whitetail Deer
hunting. Elk and Exotics are available
on neighboring ranches. Ask a Wildlife
Guide for more information. Sporting Clays
Our national sporting Clay
Association ten-stand course features
36 multiple traps on each stand and is the
finest course in the area.
Horseback Rides Five-Stand
Explore the grounds with a guided
ATV tour. Whip around our track,
complete with hills and jumps. Hourly Enjoy a round of Five-Stand Clay
and daily rentals are available.
BIRD HuNTING Shooting with the assistance of our
professional hunting guides.
Treat your colleagues, friends,
and clients to the finest upland
37 Rent a Cabin Gamebird Hunting, available
September 30th - April 15th. Our
mixed bag hunts include Bobwhite 45 Wobble Trap
Located ½ mile from the lodge in a Quail, Pheasant and Chukar—also,
wooded area, our cabins feature Duck and Turkey during the Texas A fast and furious game of Wobble
screened porches with rocking chairs, Parks and Wildlife seasons. Trap Shooting will test even the most
LCD TV, whirlpool tubs, grills and more! experienced shooter.
76 Things to do at Rough Creek (cont.) 5
46 1,000 Yard
Rifle Range 50 Picnic 53 Prehistoric
Elevated covered shooting platform, Take in the scenery while enjoying Catch up on some prehistoric history
steel targets located at multiple dis- the wonderful cuisine of the restaurant at the Creation Evidence Museum in
tances commencing at 100 yards and while on a private picnic. Glen Rose, 254-897-3200. This museum
wind direction indicators. Remington was established for the purpose of
700 bolt action / 308 caliber sniper rig excavating and displaying scientific
available for use equipped with long evidence for creation.
range optics, Harris bi-pod, rear mono-
pod and anti-cant level.
54 Glen Rose Square
47 GPS Challenge 51 Visit the historical glen Rose square
with a variety of eateries, art galleries,
Bring a group of friends, relatives or and antique shops.
colleagues and compete for first place
in our GPS Navigational Challenge.
Great for teambuilding!
Broaden your culinary capabilities by
scheduling a private cooking lesson with our lIve MusIC
world renowned chef, Gerard Thompson. Listen to some live music under the
48 Wildlife Tour
stars at Loco Coyote Live Entertainment.
Call ahead for music schedule and ticket
Take a guided spotlighting tour to
watch our native wildlife’s night time
(About 20 minutes away)
56 Art Museum
52 Visit the Barnard street Mill and Art
Museum, the first permanent structure
in Glen Rose, featuring work from many
great artists, 254-897-2611.
49 FOssiL RiM
Drive the 9.5 mile scenic wildlife
park road in your own car at the 57 Golf
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. Visit the
say “i do!” at Rough Creek Lodge. petting pasture, nature trails, and Play 36 holes of championship golf
Exchange your vows in our 1800’s style the Nature Store and Cafe. For at Squaw Valley Golf Course. Given
chapel and have a party in our stone tickets call 254-897-2960. a 4.5 star rating by Golf Digest, this
pavilion or the Great Room. is one of the top courses in Texas.
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58 Somervell Expo
Visit the somervell County Expo
Center on Highway 67 for equestrian ATTRACTiOns
shows, concerts, car and boat shows, (About 40 minutes away)
wrestling and rodeos. Call for more
62 65 Opera House
The granbury Opera house features
DINOsAuR great musicals in a wonderful historic
theater. The Concierge can make
vAlleY arrangements for you, 817-573-9191.
59 Visit Dinosaur Valley state Park
and see the 113 million-year-old
dinosaur tracks in the Paluxy River
BRAzOs bed, 254-897-4588.
have an adventure kayaking,
canoeing, tubing or swimming
on the Brazos River outside Glen
Rose. Contact Rhodes Rentals,
After your visit to Dinosaur Valley,
Visit the historical granbury
be sure to stop by Dinosaur
Oakdale Park World—home to over 150 life-size square with a variety of eateries,
dinosaurs. Visit dinosaurworld.com art galleries, and antique shops.
for more information.
headquarter for family fun, visit
Oakdale Park in Glen Rose. The
park offers swimming and children’s
activities, playground, and snacks. Call
for information, 254-897-2321.
64 Comanche Peak
67 Brazos Drive-In
Enjoy a movie at one of the last drive-
61 Texas Visit Comanche Peak, one of only two ins in Texas at the Brazos Drive-In. Call
Amphitheater nuclear plants in the state of Texas. 817-573-1311 for more information.
Daily tours available, 254-897-5554.
Experience The Promise, the inspiring
musical drama of the life of Jesus Christ,
performed under the stars at the Texas
Amphitheater every Friday and Saturday
night June-October, purchase tickets at
76 Things to do at Rough Creek (cont.) 7
73 Cowboy Walk
View the Cowboy Walk of Fame in
downtown Stephenville recognizing the
significance of the Western heritage
that is an integral part of Stephenville
and the surrounding area.
68 74 City Limits
Enjoy boating activities on Lake Granbury. Pontoon boats, ski boats and jet skis are
Cowboy up at the City Limits, a true
Texas honky tonk with live music and
available at various marinas. Make arrangements with the Concierge.
69 Acton Cemetery
Stephenville (About 20 minutes away)
Visit Acton Cemetery, the smallest
State Park in the united States. Davy
Crockett’s widow is buried there.
(About 20 minutes away)
75 Billy the Kid
Museum stop by the historical Billy the Kid
Museum in search of legend and lore,
Golf Courses 254-796-4004.
Visit the stephenville Museum in
historic Erath County, dedicated to
granbury is home to seven separate collecting, preserving and educating.
golf courses. Please contact the The Wiseman
concierge to arrange tee times.
72 Lone Star Lanes The Wiseman house in hico makes
chocolates the old-fashioned way—by
hand. Chocoholics can taste the differ-
have a fun game of bowling at Lone ence and casual connoisseurs enjoy the
Star Lanes, try to have a perfect game at unique flavors of the gourmet candy,
the end of the day, 254-968-0440. 254-796-2565.