Texas Agrilife Extension - Nature Tourism Program http://naturetouri
District 10 - Southwest Agritourism Providers
Operation Name Operation Website
Meadows at Flat Creek www.lavendermeadow.com
Antique Rose Emporium http://antiqueroseemporium.com/
Loma Alta Christmas Tree Farm http://home.flash.net/~lomaalta/
Elgin Christmas tree Farm http://pages.suddenlink.net/jrf/ectf/
Shudde Ranch http://shudderanch.homestead.com/index5.html
McKemie Homegrown http://www.austinfarm.org/homegrown/
Larsen Farms http://www.austintexas.org/travel/itineraries/agriculture
The Cabins at Country Accents Antiques http://www.backroadstexas.com/CountryAccents.htm
Barsana Orchards http://www.barsanaorchards.com/
Becker Vineyards http://www.beckervineyards.com/
Bell Mountain Vineyards http://www.bellmountainwine.com/
Boenig Pecans http://www.boenigpecans.com/
Boggy Creek Farm http://www.boggycreekfarm.com/
Michaels' Fluttering Wings Butterfly Ranch http://www.butterflyinfo.com/home.html
Devine Acres Orchard and Farm http://www.devineacres.com/
Driftwood Vineyars http://www.driftwoodvineyards.com/
Dry Comal Creek Vineyards http://www.drycomalcreek.com/
Fawn Crest Vineyards http://www.fawncrest.com/
Fredericksburg Winery http://www.fbgwinery.com/
Ford Family Farm http://www.fordfamilyfarm.com/
Chisholm Trail Winery http://www.gotexanwine.org/
Comfort Cellars Winery http://www.gotexanwine.org/
Johnson's Backyard Garden http://www.localharvest.org/farms/M12509
Mandola Estate Winery http://www.mandolawines.com/
Marburger Orchard http://www.marburgerorchard.com/
Navidad Farms http://www.navidadfarms.com/index.html
Old Rock House Bed & Breakfast http://www.oldrockhousehico.com/index2.htm
Pape's Pecan House http://www.papepecan.com/website1001.htm
Pedrotti's North Wind Ranch http://www.pedrottis.com/
Chickamaw Farm http://www.picktexas.com/pyo/county/co_bastrop_2.htm
Ragan Farm Blueberries http://www.picktexas.com/pyo/county/co_bastrop_2.htm
Wolf Farm http://www.picktexas.com/pyo/county/co_bastrop_2.htm
Bastrop Gardens http://www.picktexas.com/pyo/county/co_bastrop_2.htm
Wimberley Farmers Market Association http://www.picktexas.com/pyo/county/co_gilles_2.htm
Moody Farms and Flowers http://www.pickyourown.org/TXaustin.htm
Studebaker Farm http://www.pickyourown.org/TXsanantonio.htm
Whitworth Orchards http://www.pickyourown.org/TXsanantonio.htm
Stonewall Tree Ripe Peaches http://www.pickyourown.org/TXsanantonio.htm
Continental Christmas Tree Farm http://www.pickyourownchristmastree.org/TXxmassanant.php
Five Oaks Ranch http://www.pickyourownchristmastree.org/TXxmassanant.php
Pipe Creek Christmas Tree Farm, Inc. http://www.pipecreekchristmastrees.com
Wolf Creek Blackberry Farms http://www.pumpkinpatchesandmore.org/TXpaustin.php
St. Thomas Episcopal School http://www.pumpkinpatchesandmore.org/TXpsanantonio.php
Pure Luck Dairy, Inc. http://www.purelucktexas.com/
Sandy Oaks Olive Orchard http://www.sandyoaks.com/
Singing Water Vineyards http://www.shopcomfort.com/singingwater/
Silver Spur Dude Ranch http://www.silverspur-ranch.com/
Sister Creek Vineyards http://www.sistercreekvineyards.com/
South Texas Maize http://www.southtexasmaize.com/
Abrameit's Tree Farm http://www.texaschristmastrees.com/austin.html
Jolly Elf Christmas Tree Farm http://www.texaschristmastrees.com/austin.html
Kristof's Christmas Tree Farm http://www.texaschristmastrees.net/kristoffarm.htm
Texas Specialty Cut Flowers http://www.texascolor.com/
Torre di Pietra Winery http://www.texashillcountrywine.com/
Texas Lavender Hills http://www.texaslavenderhills.com/
Psencik Peach Farm http://www.texaspeaches.com/psencik/
Vogel Orchard http://www.texaspeaches.com/vogel/
Three Dudes Winery http://www.threedudeswinery.com/
Whittington's Jerky http://www.whittingtonsjerky.com/
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center http://www.wildflower.org/
The Wildseed Farms http://www.wildseedfarms.com/
Wildseed Farms http://www.wildseedfarms.com/
Wimberley Lavender Farm http://www.wimberleylavender.com/
7A Ranch www.7aranch.com
Broken Bone Ranch www.brokenboneranch.com
Bella Vista Ranch www.bvranch.com
Dixie Dude Ranch www.dixieduderanch.com
Double Fish Hook Stables www.doublefishhookstables.com
Evergreen Farms Christmas Trees www.evergreen-farms.com
Farm Country Club www.farmcc.com
Flying L Guest Ranch www.flyingl.com
Fredericksburg Herb Farm www.fredericksburgherbfarm.com
Grape Creek Vineyard www.grapecreek.com
Hill Country Equestrian Lodge www.hillcountryequestlodge.com
Hill Country Lavender www.hillcountrylavender.com
Hummingbird Farms www.hummingbirdlavender.com
Fischer and Wieser Specialty Foods www.jelly.com
Knibbe Ranch www.knibberanch.com
Lightning Ranch www.lightningranch.com
Love Creek Orchards www.lovecreekorchards.com
Mayan Ranch www.mayanranch.com
McReynolds Winery www.mcreynoldswines.com
Miller Creek Lavender www.millercreeklavender.com
Moeller's Sawmill and Woodworks www.moellerranch.com
Natural Bridge Caverns www.naturalbridgecaverns.com
Rancho Cortez www.ranchocortez.com
Running R Guest Ranch www.rrranch.com
Seiler Christmas Tree Farm www.seilerschristmastrees.com
South Llano Farm www.southllanofarms.com
Texas Hills Vineyard www.texashillsvineyard.com
Twin Elm Guest Ranch www.twinelmranch.com
Vogel's Tannenbaum Farms West www.vogelstannenbaumfarms.com
Vogel's Tannenbaum Farms East www.vogelstannenbaumfarms.com
rism Program http://naturetourism.tamu.edu
est Agritourism Providers
County Description of Site
Blanco We welcome group tours by appointment.
Bexar This business offers specialty roses of all kinds through a garden grower/retail
center housed in unique restored buildings from the 1800s. Mail orders available
Bastrop Choose-and-cut; 5 1/2 miles east of Bastrop on Hwy 71. Turn left (north) on Alum
Creek Rd. and go 1 mile. Signs on Hwy and at gate. Open daily 9 AM - 5:30 PM.
$13-60. Virginia pine and Loblolly pine. Potted Virgnia pine and Leyland Cypress.
Bastrop Elgin Christmas Tree Farm opens everyday starting the day after Thanksgiving
through December 22 for tree sales. Open October 3 through the end of October
for pumpkin sales. Open weekdays in April for Spring Field Trips. We've been
carrying on the family tradition since 1984. The farm provides great fun for the
kids, Christmas trees, the Pumpkin Festival, and spring flowers. Our products are
high quality and organic-friendly. We take personal care of your tree during its
Uvalde Established in 1897, this Family Land Heritage ranch raises longhorn cattle, then
markets the processed, premium, all-natural beef from their longhorn herd directly
to their customers. Longhorn beef from the Shudde Ranch is known for its low fat
content and is rated as "extremely tender" on the Warner-Bratzler test. Shudde
Beef is on-owner beef from pasture to plat, ensuring high quality control.
Caldwell Pick-your-own blackberries and tomatoes. Directions: 30-35 miles south of
Austin. 1 mile north of Dale on CR 165. Crops are usually available in May,
June. Open: Daily from 9am until 11am during blackberry season. Payment: Cash,
Check. At various times, tomatoes, peaches, peas, pears, persimmons.
Blanco Bud and Nick Larsen oversee one of Texas' oldest goat cheese-making operations
that produces over 4,000 pounds of hand-rolled cheese each month for 200
eateries and groceries across the state. Tour the farm and then head to the market
to buy the fresh produce.
Bandera Relax at this charming Bed and Breakfast six miles south of Bandera. There are
two beautifully decorated log cabins and they include your choice of breakfast or
lunch at the Blue Plate Cafe. Explore the wonderful butterfly gardens, the
treasures in antique store, and indulge in the culinary offerings at the café. The
grounds are a delight to view from the hammock or swing and the cabins have all
the comforts of home. Bring your horse if you like as the horse paddocks are
available as well. Children will be fascinated with the pea fowl, guineas and the
resident goose. Kitchenette, washer/dryer on grounds, TV with DVD/VCR, cell
coverage, no telephone, ceiling fans, pets on leash welcome.
Hays Pick-your-own peaches and persimmons.
Gillespie Becker Vineyards is open for tasting, tours, wine gift purchases, and picnics. We
invite you to join us on the porch during spring and summer or by the hearth of an
open fire during the winter in the tasting room. We also host many events
throughout the year that we encourage you to attend.
Gillespie Bell Mountain’s winery is located 14 miles north of Fredericksburg on Hwy 16,
an area that was designated by the federal government in 1986 as Texas’ first wine
growing appellation. The vineyards were established in 1976 with classic grape
varieties. With slopes at elevations near 2,000 feet, Bell Mountain was first
identified on the U.S. geological map of 1885. The chateau-style winery is a state-
of-the-art facility. A wine and gourmet food shop is also located at the winery. See
our Web site for special events throughout the year. We provide tours, tastings,
Guadalupe Pick your own blackberries, corn, and pecans. Pecans in Fall. Berries and
peaches in Spring. Payment: Cash, only.
Travis Visit us at the farm for USDA certified organic freshly harvested vegetables,
flowers, and herbs.
Medina Michael's Fluttering Wings Butterfly Ranch was founded in 1996, as a living
memorial to our son. We are located on four acres on the shores of Lake Corpus
Christi, in Swinney Switch, Texas. Butterflies, Herbs, Botanicals, Gardening,
Butterfly Farming, Educational Programs, Hummingbirds and more...
Medina Our goal is to create an old fashioned farm experience for families while
developing an appreciation for Texas agriculture and witnessing first hand the
beauty of God's creation. We offer many activities, including field trips, that
center around many of the feature of the farm. Our most notable activities are the
pumpkin extravaganza, pancakes with Santa, and Christmas on the farm!
Hays Located just a few miles west of Austin, between Dripping Springs and
Wimberley, this hilltop winery offers a spectacular view of the Texas Hill
Country. The vineyard, established in 1998, includes the Rhone varietals Syrah
and Viognier, and the Italian varietal Sangiovese, as well as Cabernet Sauvignon,
Chardonnay and Muscat Blanc. Tours, tastings, picnic area and a covered deck
are available. See our Web site for special events.
Comal Dry Comal Creek Vineyards is located in a small protected valley nestled in the
Texas Hill Country. The rich alluvial soil, laced with limestone, flint and shale
chips, provides ideal growing conditions for our grapes. Our vines receive
personal care and tending combined with a labor-intensive handmade approach to
picking, fermentation and bottling. This produces a very personal result in our
wines, unmatched in character and uncompromised in quality. Dry Comal Creek
Vineyards is the only winery in Texas to make and merchandise Texas Style
Wines as different and unique as the state of Texas. We offer tours and tastings.
Comal Fawn Crest is a small, family-owned operation. The vines were planted in 1998
and 1999. We are currently featuring our 2003 Cabernet Franc, Cabernet
Sauvignon, Merlot and Meritage. We will be bottling our 2005 Chardonnay this
summer. Use the mapquest link on our Web site for detailed directions. Visitors
welcome on the weekends, by appointment only.
Gillespie Named one of the top three producers in Texas by USA Today, Fredericksburg
Winery is owned and operated by the Switzer family. Wine making is 75% art and
25% science, and we like creating masterpieces. Our wines are produced the old
fashioned way – fermentation in small tanks and filling, corking and labeling by
hand. We make a complete spectrum of red and white wines: dry (unsweet), semi-
dry, medium sweet and sweet – and even one-step further – late harvest desserts.
Wait – two-steps further – Port and Sherry! Come do “Wine 101 (WHP)” and get
the real scoop. Visit our Web site for further explanation. Our new wine club, the
“Flight Club,” will be taking flight soon, and it will be lots of wine and fun. We
offer tours, tastings, sales, and a gift shop!
Guadalupe Ford Family Farm offers pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin
patch- already gathered from the field, train rides, straw or hay bale maze, child-
sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides, restrooms, picnic area,
face painting, birthday parties, and school tours. During Family Pumpkin Days,
you can relax and enjoy an entire day of wholesome adventures and education on
the farm. From hayrides and pumpkin pickin’ to wagon rides and hay mazes, there
is something for everyone at the farm. So, leave the hubbub of the city behind this
fall and c’mon out for an affordable day of country charm.
Gillespie The winery and 23-acre vineyard are located in a small valley west of
Fredericksburg where Longhorn cattle roam freely next to the scenic Spring Creek
in the Texas Hill Country. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and
Chenin Blanc are grown in the vineyard adjacent to the winery. We feature
premium 100 percent Texas wines in a beautiful Hill Country setting. We offer
tours, tastings, sales, and a gift shop.
Kendall Comfort Cellars Winery is located at 723 Front St. (Highway 27) across from the
post office in downtown Comfort, which is known for its antique shops and small
town charm. Our tasting room is in a turn-of-the-century Hill Country home.
Travis Crops are usually available in January, May, June, July, December. Open: CSA
members harvest Saturday 8-12 Johnson's Backyard Garden is an organic
vegetable farm located five miles east of downtown Austin. Year round we grow
over 75 different types of vegetables and have about 5 acres of pecans. We sell
our organic produce, free range eggs and grass fed beef primarily to farm
members through Community Supported Agriculture subscriptions. By paying a
monthly subscription, CSA members receive their choice of a weekly or bi-weekly
box of our produce, fruits and herbs. Some crops are grown in abundance. Pick
your own crops include: Tomatoes which are available mid-May, June and July
and pecans are available usually in December and January We follow organic
methods, but are not yet certified. Payment: Cash, Check.
Hays Mandola Estate Winery produces fine Texas wines from traditional Italian
varieties in a beautiful Hill Country setting just 25 miles from downtown Austin.
Mandola Wines reflect the partners’ passion for Italian wine, Italian food and
Texas hospitality. Our estate vineyard demonstrates our commitment to Italian
grape varieties, and we also partner with growers in the Hill Country and on the
High Plains. In the winery, we follow the Italian example of combining innovative
equipment and techniques with traditional methods to produce uniquely Texas
wines with an Italian sense of style. If you share our love of wines, or are just
looking for a fun outing, our winery combines hospitality and beautiful
architecture with great wines. Please join us for a tour or tasting!
Gillespie Pick-Your-Own peaches May-August; Strawberries: March-May; Blackberries:
May-June; Vegetables: June-July. Call for current information.
Travis Navidad Farms Pecan Texas Gift Store is located between Austin and Dripping
Springs in the Texas Hill Country. Our Pecan store has been open to the public for
18 years, and we are committed to carrying only the freshest pecans as well as
many great local & regional products. In our gourmet food pantry you will find
many delicious Texas-made jellies, salsas, mustards & sauces, pickled products,
dips & seasonings, coffee, candies, (pecan logs, chocolate pecans, pralines) and
many other scrumptious goodies.
Hays Our Private Guesthouse Offers the Ultimate Rural Getaway combined with cozy,
immaculate accomodations and the best homemade cinnamon rolls, muffins and
coffee cakes in the Lone Star State! Horse Lovers: price also includes the use of
our private stables. Please call for details.
Guadalupe Welcome to Pape Pecan House on the world wide web. Our company is located in
Seguin, Texas, "The Home Of The World's Largest Pecan" a fame many have
took claim but none that could stand up too. We buy pecans by the jag or truck
load, call Kenneth or Harold about samples and pricing, in-shell pecans & shelled
pecans sell us your pecans.
Bexar PEDROTTI'S NORTH WIND RANCH caters events large and small. From good
'ole foot-stompin', stump jumpin' "Texas style" in our own facility; all the way up
to highfalutin' "Corporate style" in some of San Antonio's finest banquet
establishments. Please see our website for a full list of activities.
Bastrop Pick-your-own blueberries, blackberries, and strawberries.
Bastrop Pick-your-own blueberries.
Bastrop Pick-your-own blackberries, figs, and persimmons.
Bastrop Pick-your-own tomatoes, peppers, herbs, and leafy greens.
Gillespie Pick-your-own peaches, onions, tomatoes, squash, cucumber, greenbeans, leafy
vegetables, cabbage, cauliflower, and broccoli.
Hays Pick-your-own blackberries.
Gillespie Pick your own peaches, blackberries and plums.
Gillespie Pick your own peaches, plums, berries, and apricots.
Gillespie Pick-your-own peaches
Bexar Choose and cut your own Virginia Pine or select a pre-cut, fresh, Noble Fir. We
also offer hayrides and wreaths.
Guadalupe Choose and cut your own Virginia Pine, Elderica Pine and Leyland Cypress.
Bandera Choose and cut your own tree! We also offer hayrides on weekends!
Caldwell We are open in May, June, July. Please check the website for current conditions
and hours. Pumkin Patch opens the last weekend of September in most years. All
pick-your-own is from sunrise to noon. Open Saturdays and Sundays.
Bexar St. Thomas Episcopal School offers pumpkins, pumpkin patch- already gathered
from the field, snacks and refreshment stand. Daycare centers, pre-school groups,
and school groups are invited to visit the St. Thomas Pumpkin Patch during the
week for story telling, pumpkin picking and sack lunches. For reservations call
210-495-2810 or 210-862-9133, and ask for Nicky Gonzales.
Hays This company produces organic goat cheese and cut flowers. Our farm is not
open to the public, but we do schedule tours, and hold open farm day events and
workshops. Check the website for more details! For workshop information, write:
email@example.com. For tour information, write:
Bexar Our motto, heco a mano con amor, (made by hand with love), reflects the care that
goes into our products, and the way we tend to our trees. At Sandy Oaks Olive
Orchard™, we sell over 15 varieties of olive trees, bonsai, our own special blend
of Extra Virgin olive oil, olive leaf jelly, chocolate truffles made with olive oil,
and various hand-crafted skin care and spa products made in part from olive
leaves, olive leaf tea, and olive oil. Join our tastings every Saturday to sample our
olive oil, olive leaf jelly, and all the other delicious food products we handle!
Also, check our calendar for info on our next Home Schooled Children's Tour
Kendall Singing Water Vineyards operates a vineyard and winery located about five miles
from the historic district of Comfort. We specialize in red wines, including our
Reserve Merlot/Cabernet blend, Merlot and a semi-sweet Merlot we call Sweet
Lupe, in honor of our yellow lab puppy. Also, a Sauvignon Blanc has recently
been added. We have a new tasting room, a winery porch and a shady deck
overlooking Bruins Creek. Our customers are welcome to bring a picnic lunch,
relax and enjoy this country setting with tours and tastings. We also provide sales
of our wines!
Bandera The Silver Spur Dude Ranch is snuggled amidst some of the most beautiful hills
in Texas, with a mild climate that allows the location to stay open all year. For
rest and relaxation, there's nothing like the Texas Hill Country to put your mind at
ease. You’ll never run out of things to do at the Ranch. The Silver Spur Guest
Ranch has nearly 300 acres where you can explore, experience, and enjoy western
life. Whether you choose to explore the ranch by horseback, hayride, fossil
digging, or hiking, you’ll discover the beauty of Texas Hill Country.
Kendall Sister Creek Vineyards is located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country in
Sisterdale, Texas (population 25). The traditional wines (Chardonnay, Pinot Noir,
Cabernet Sauvignon Blend and Merlot) are made. We use Bordeaux and
Burgundy wine making techniques, aging our wines in 60-gallon oak barrels.
Minimum filtration and fining allows the wine to retain its fullest flavors. In
addition to these wines, an Italian-style Muscat Canelli is produced. The vineyard
is located between the cypress-lined East and West Sister Creeks. A restored 1885
cotton gin houses the winery. Visit us for a tour or tasting!
Medina For folks of all ages, there will be a cornmaze, hayrides, the mini mind maze, u-
pick flowers, the corn cannon, and new in '07 The Rubber Duck Races!! Bigger
than most houses, the trampoline-lover in you will come bursting out when you
hop onto our new jumping pillow. It's a one of a kind bouncing experience for the
whole family! An 'ole favorite, no visit to the South Texas MAiZE is complete
without a ride on our barrel train. Unique to our farm, the worm slides will excite
the very young and the young at heart! Our beautiful Boer goats are a delight to
watch as they play and romp on our 2-story goat walk. They'll eat right out of
Caldwell (Farm in Caldwell Co., Luling, TX.) Tree Farm is located 1/4 mile south of US
183 and I-10 intersection on East side of US 183 - watch for signs. Open
weekends only, Beginning Saturday after Thanksgiving, continued through second
weekend in December. Hours: 10:00 - 5:00. Selling Virginia Pines up to 10 feet.
Choose and cut.Also, pre-cut Fraser firs. FARM SPECIALTIES: Located 3 miles
from Palmetto State Park.
Wilson Open seasonally. Please call before visiting.
Bastrop Christmas Tree Farm
Caldwell Choose-and-cut; 7 miles west of Caldwell on Hwy 21, left on County Road 115,
go 1 1/2 miles, farm on left side of road. Open day after Thanksgiving 10 AM-
dark, weekends 10 AM-dark, weekdays 4 PM-dark. Virginia pine up to 9'.
Hays Year-round production of cut flowers and now a farm stand that sells organic
vegetables. Also, have bike trails, music events and picnic facilities.
Gillespie Torre di Pietra quality wines, live music and unique gifts in a romantic setting –
come enjoy our patios, vineyard and tasting room. Torre di Pietra is a Texas
family tradition of farming and wine making dating back to the late 1800s.
Blanco Crops are usually available in May, June, October, November. Open: mid-May -
end of June - Saturday and Sunday (call for times) See website or call for dates
and times farm is open. We follow organic methods, but are not yet certified.
Payment: Cash, Check. Pick-Your-Own Lavender and lavender products available
during bloom season. Lavender products available at all times online on our
Gillespie Pick-your-own peaches and blackberries.
Gillespie We offer pick-your-own blackberries, peaches, plums, and we also have prepicked
produce, snacks and refreshment stand, and restrooms.
Hays Located on a remote corner of Wolf Creek Ranch, on the banks of the spring-fed
waters of the San Marcos River, Three Dudes Winery offers a taste of Texas that
can be hard to come by these days. Built on the grounds of the old ranch quarters,
our decks and terraces overlook the “River of Innocence;” and from them you can
watch the flaming pink and orange sunset over miles and miles of Texas, while
savoring a glass of our unique wine. Cruise the grounds of the old homestead and
check out the native flora, the hand-dug well lined with Mexican brick, and “Big
Sticker,” probably the oldest and largest mesquite trees you will every see. Fun
and friendship is our goal, but wine is our passion.
Blanco Initially a locker plant offering a full line of meats, such as ham, bacon and
sausage, Whittington's became so famous for tis jerky that in 1999, the locker was
sold and the jerky facility was born. Sales are online and through whittington's
own retail shop.
Travis Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is a 279-acre native plant botanical garden
dedicated to preserving and re-establishing state wildflowers. Hike in the meadow,
tour the Butterfly Garden, picnic in the shade, bird watch, snap photos, or shop for
souvenirs. Minimum tour time, 60 minutes. Sunset tours available.
Gillespie On the outskirts of Fredericksburg, visit The Wildseed Farms. This is the nation's
largest working wildflower farm. Don't miss the Barbara Bush Maroon Bonnets or
the Laura Bush Petunias.
Gillespie Wildseed Farms is the largest working wildflower farm in the US. We offer a
walking trail through our wildflower fields. We also offer wildflower seeds, gifts,
specialty foods and Texas wines.
Hays Pick-your-own lavender.
Medina This family-owned South Texas ranch produces all-natural beef. Our cattle are
free range cattle, never confined in a feedlot. We raise our cattle on grass with
supplemental feed for lean beef, and use no antibiotics or synthetic growth
hormone. The ranch is open to tours and parties and features a corn maze.
Medina Texas bed and breakfast guest ranch for perfect texas hill country vacations,
romantic getaways, family reunions, corporate conference retreats, relaxing
weekends, and wildlife enthusiasts. Located near Medina, Texas in the heart of the
Texas hill country.
Hays Home to the "World's Friendliest Red Brangus Her," Bella Vista Ranch produces
fresh-pressed olive oil and runs a pick-your-own raspberry and blackberry
operation. We also offer tours of the frantoio, winery, orchards and gardens for
individuals as well as groups. Tours provide you an opportunity to explore our
orchards and gardens, learn about the agriculture and cultivation of our olives,
grapes, and other fruit before participating in a guided tasting of our fresh-made
Bandera For more than half a century, spending time at Dixie Dude Ranch in Bandera,
Texas, has been a tradition for visitors from all over the world who are looking for
that perfect western getaway to unwind, relax, and put the stress of every day life
on hold. Activities available include hiking and nature trails, horseback riding
and lessons, gift shop, massage therapy, and a pool.
Comal We offer boarding, training and lessons and we also have a wagon ride that is
pulled by two beutiful Belgian horses. We can do a family reunion or a birthday
party and make your day special.
Bastrop Evergreen Farms offers Educational Tours to groups of all ages. Explaining the
process of growing trees in Texas and how the ecosystem has improved due to the
addition of the trees is stressed. The drip irrigation system is shown and a
demonstration of the Integrated Pest Management System is given. This tour
begins in mid November and continues throughout December and can be arranged
other times of the year. The Fall Harvest tour features the fall garden and helps
people understand plants and the parts of plants and how each helps it to grow. It
is geared towards school-age children. A Little Bit of Texas Tour is offered in
April and May. Its focus is on the history of the area with the beginning of the
Spanish Land grant, then the stagecoach stop that was on the property. An
authenic chuckwagon on the farm covers the cattle drives that were a big part of
Texas history.Participants are treated to cobbler made on the wagon and cooked
on the open fire. The community moved out as the railroad was built in the area
that grew to be Elgin, Texas An orienteering coarse is set up in the field to learn
how to find your way with a compass. Evergreen Farms is in the process of setting
up a disk golf course that will run throughout the farm. It will then be open for
Bandera Choose your entertainment from a wide variety. It can be anything from a bingo
party to setting up your own county fair Choose your entertainment from a wide
variety. It can be anything from a bingo party to setting up your own county fair
using our amenities - a dance hall, game fields - animals, folk art. A special
experience that is both entertaining and educational is visiting the animals that are
part of our working stock farm. Groups always delight in feeding our herd of
Hereford cattle and token set of Texas Longhorns from the back of our hayride
Bandera A Hill Country resort and conference center with golfing, horseback riding, spa,
activities for the kids, and great entertainment.
Gillespie This working farm grows herbs and produce and includes a restaurant, retail store,
bed and breakfast and day spa. Merchandise includes aromatherapy products,
candles, personal care items, gourmet products and more.
Gillespie This vineyard produces quality dinner wines and has a bed and breakfast and
small retail store. Come out to The Inn on Grape Creek, our bed and breakfast
above the tasting room gift shop. Relax and unwind with a complimentary bottle
of wine given for your stay. A continental breakfast awaits each morning with the
peaceful tranquility of the Texas Hill Country, as well as, a full kitchen that is
provided for your convenience. Private baths and views of the vineyard are only
10 minutes from the historic downtown Fredericksburg shopping district.
Bandera Hill Country Equestrian Lodge is located at the headquarters of a 100 year old
cattle ranch in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, an area world-renowned for its
unique natural beauty and pioneer history. Here, trails wind through 6000 acres of
rolling hills dotted with live oaks, yucca and wildflowers, and cross crystal-clear
streams. White-tail deer, turkey, jack-rabbits, and other wildlife are frequently
spotted during rides or from the porch of a Private Cabin or Luxury Suite.
Blanco Located in the Texas Hill country, this four-acre lavender farm features pick-your-
own lavender in the summer and works closely with other area lavender producers
to promote lavender products and local events.
Blanco Over 4 acres of lavender, growing 10 varieties, started in 2003. Manufacture
lavender products, including body lotions, bath washes, essential oil and sachets.
Store and farm open during lavender season, Sat: 10a-5p, Sun: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Gillespie Starting from a roadside stand on the Wieser property, offering fresh-picked
peaches and peach preserves, Fischer and Wieser Specialty Foods today produces
more than 75 product offerings including jams, jellies, mustards and award-
winning gourmet condiments. Stop by and experience the beauty of The Hill
Country and the taste of Fischer & Wieser!
Comal Knibbe Ranch has partnered with the Marriott Rivercenter and Riverwalk hotels
to provide hotel guests a full ranch experience. Guests can take part in western
parties, hayrides, skeet shooting, tubing and horseback riding.
Bandera BR Lightning Ranch offers a variety of activities and event hostings for almost
any occasion. Everything from weddings, to company picnics. We do it all out
here! Hey, and don't forget that our rustic cabins are just perfect for all you
overnight city slickers looking for a relaxn' get away!
Medina The orchard features a retail store that sells delicious varieties of apples as well as
apple pie and other apple treats. Love Creek Orchards is also known for their
annual pumpkin patch during October.
Bandera You can be a part of the western tradition that has produced seven world
champion rodeo cowboys. There is a "rootin'-tootin'" cowboy somewhere inside
all of us. We will help you fulfill those dreams.
Blanco Open for tours, tasting and sales most Saturdays and Sundays from 12 noon -
5pm; during Texas Hill Country Wine Trail events Saturday 10am to 5pm and
Sundays from 12 noon to 5pm and other times by appointment. Award-winning,
hand-crafted, premium Texas table wines. Picnic facilities available.
Blanco Miller Creek Lavender is actually on 12 1/2 acres, 3 1/2 of which are lavender,
7,000 plants. Lavender variety garden with over 50 different types of lavenders,
1000 blackberries for U-PIC, butterfly garden, picnic tables, gift shop, developing
biblical garden (plants and trees of the bible). We are int he process of buildling a
pavillion to host groups, garden clubs, and weddings.
Comal This company makes furniture and fences out of cedar trees.
Comal Come experience one of the world's premier caverns, Natural Bridge Caverns.
Take the Discover Tour and see what millions of others have seen - an incredible
underground world of natural beauty. This 75-minute tour travels through a half-
mile of the largest and most spectacular show cavern in Texas. Other cavern tours
include the Hidden Passages Illuminations! Tour and Adventure Tours. Or take
the Watchtower Challenge and climb and zip from one of the tallest and longest
climbing tower and ziplines in Texas! Also, be sure to visit the Natural Bridge
Mining Company, where you can pan for gems and minerals like miners panned
for gold. A gift shop, snack bar, and picnic grounds are also available. Open year
'round from 9 am – 4 pm, with extended Spring and Summer hours.
Bandera For an authentic Texas vacation experience, go on a dude ranch vacation at
Rancho Cortez! Rancho Cortez is a perfect place for family vacations, ranch
holidays, family reunions, weddings, or just to get away for a day! The ranch
offers horseback riding designed for every level from novice to expert, beautiful
scenery, luxury accommodations and hearty, home-cooked meals. The ranch also
offers cattle roundups, children's rodeos, hayrides, campfires, overnight trail rides,
hiking, mountain biking and much more. Fill every day with activity, or just relax
out by the pool, in the hot tub, or in the hammock.
Bandera Enjoy Texas from horseback and remember, this is not your dude ranch of old,
this is a whole new vacation. Everybody takes something unique away from this
ranch. Learn something about nature and meet diverse new friends.
Guadalupe Choose & Cut Virginia Pine, Leyland Cypress & Loblolly Pine - Pecans, crafts.
Free shaking & netting of Trees. Hayrides and Candy Canes!!!!
Kimble Nestled in the Texas Hill Country, South Llano Farm has been quietly taking
advantage of the area's rich bottomland soils and pristine river water to produce
delicious pecans and premium hay.
Blanco Hours: Mon-Sat 10-5; Sun 12-5. Home of the "Kick Butt Cab" and other Italian-
styled "Wines to Share with Friends." Wines inclue Pinot Grigio, Sangiovese,
Orange Moscato, Merlot, Syrah and more. Enjoy a picnic on the patio
overlooking the vineyard. Locally made artisan cheeses and crackers available in
the tasting room. Tasting room and gift shop.
Bandera You can ride exciting trails through breathtaking scenery on a horse that is suited
to your age and ability. Fish the cypress shaded river, swim in our private pool, or
just laze in the shade of a big oak tree. Special activities as well as all the ranch
style food you can eat, are included in our low rates.
Comal Choose-and-cut; 3 mi E of New Braunfels on Hwy 46S. Choose early, cut later.
Open daily 10 AM-5 PM. Eldarica Pines. Potted Eldarica and Aleppo. Pre-cut
fresh Fraser fir kept in water. Open day after Thanksgiving.
Guadalupe Choose and cut your own tree! Large indoor-outdoor lighted decorations,
(Wreaths, Candles, Stars, Trees, Santas, Angels, Trains, etc). Potted Afghan,
Leyland Cypress and Arizona Cypress.
Texas Agrilife Extension - Nature Tou
District 10 - South
Cibolo Creek Ranch
Rio Raft & Resort
Uvalde Fish Hatchery
Morrell's Vacation Cabin
7 Canyons Ranch
9E Ranch Bed and Breakfast Log Cabins
Bandera River Tubing
Austin/Del Valle Motocross Park
Andy's River Toobs
Antler House (7 Canyons Ranch)
Austin Astronomical Society
Lost Parrot Cabins Resort
Austin Geological Society
Austin Canoe and Kayak
7 Cayons Ranch
Aqua Verde Stables Cabin
Ben's Cabin at Langford Farm
Big Oak Bed and Breakfast
Bluebonnets and Butterflies
Casa del Rio
Casas de Amigos
Deer Meadow Cabin
Diamond A Ranch Cabin
Double U Barr Ranch
The Fig Preserve
Granny Smith's Place
Lake Hiawatha Cottage
Highlander River House
Hill Country Hideaway
The Hilltop Inn at Pipe Creek
The Roost at Kingfisher Ranch
Lake Hiawatha Guest House
Lake View Estate
The Last Outpost
Lonestar Cabin on Medina Lake
Madrona Creek House
Guest House at Medina Lake
Medina Lake Memories
Northrup Pipe Creek Ranch
Paradise on the Medina
Parkay Ranch Bed, Bridle, and Breakfast
Potato Flats Ranch House
River Front Cabin
Cabin at River Run
Lodge at River Run
Rockin B Ranch
Old Silver Spur
“Bar M” Ranch
Baron's Creek Cottage
River Run Bed Breakfast Inn
Cool Water Acres
Blue Streak Stables
Camp David Bed & Breakfast
Canyon Lake Retreats
The Cave Without a Name
The Cedar Treehouse
Cloud Dance Log Cabins
Bob Wentz Park at Windy Point
Lazy Hills Guest Ranch
Crystal River Inn
Dixie Dude Ranch
The Farm Country Club
Firefly Inn Bed & Breakfast
The Flying L Ranch
Seven Bluff Cabins & RV Park
Hart & Hind Fitness Ranch
One Shot Outdoors
Pecan Park Retreat
Lazy L & L Campgrounds
Texas Canoe, Kayak, Raft & Tube Outfitters
Big Foot Canoes
Rockin' R River Rides
Lone Star Float House and Grill
River Sports Tube
The Boat House
Red River Racing
Bergheim Campground & RV Park
Kayak Harbor Limited
Zilker Park Boat Rentals
Mud Outdoor Center
Frio River Intrepid Outfitters (FRIO)
Gruene Mansion Inn
Haven River Inn
Country Inn Motel and Cottages
Inn Above Onion Creek
Joshua Creek Ranch
Lamb's Rest Inn
Lazy F Guest Ranch
Mayan Dude Ranch
Muller's Ark Ranch
John Newcombe Tennis Ranch
Kerrville Kayak and Canoe
Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farms
Purple Sage Ranch
Retreat Inn Bed & Breakfast Inn
Rising Phonix Adventures
River Lodging B & B
River Road Camp Rentals
Rockin R River Rides
Roddy Tree Ranch
Serenity Farmhouse Inn & Spa
South Texas Kayaks
The Hunter Road Stagecoach Stop
Old Hunter Road Stagecoach Stop
Hideout on the Horseshoe
Sunshine Machine Boat Tours
T Bar M Camps
Cross Trail Outfitters
Texas Motorized Trails Coalition
TG Canoe and Kayaks
The Mermaid's Cove at Spring Branch
Gruene River Company
Millie's Canyon Lake Cottages
Day Dream Cabins
Rustic Ridge Bed and Breakfast
Twin Elm Ranch
Underground Texas Grotto
Kuenemann House Inn
Fort Inge Historical Park
Whiskey Mountain Inn
Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch
RIDE TEXAS™ Magazine
3 J Ranch Bed and Breakfast
A Peace Of Heaven Cabins & RV
Back Forty of Fredericksburg
Bamberger Ranch Preserve
Selah, Bamberger Ranch
Cabin on Barton Creek
Lodges at Lost Maples
Biscuit Hill Bed & Breakfast
Block Creek Natural Area
Somewhere in Time Guest House
Broken Bone Ranch
Caribbean Cowboy RV Resort
Carisbrooke Bed and Breakfast
Medina County Road 477 (Old River Road)
Medina Valley Greenhouses
Caverns of Sonora
Cavu Canyon Ranch
Dutch Mountain Ranch
Park Chalk Bluff
Colorado River Preserve
Cibolo Nature Center
Cypress Valley Canopy Tours
Jacob's Well Prsv at Dancing Waters Inn/Lookout Mt
Diamond H Ranch Bed & Breakfast
Flying A Ranch
Foxfire Log Cabins
Dos Arroyos Guest House
Frio Acres River Cabins
Bluebird Hill Bed & Breakfast
Frio River Cabins
GBRA Lake Wood Park
Bear Springs Blossom
ABC RV Park
Guadalupe Canoe and Camping
Guadalupe River Ranch & Spa
Hidden Springs Guest House
Sunset Bat Flight
Hill Country Adventures
Hill Country Equestrian Lodge
Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Facility
Hill Country River Adventures, LLC
Riverside Nature Center
Lake Medina RV Resort
McKinney Roughs LCRA Park
McKinney Roughs LCRA Park
Fredericksburg Butterfly Ranch and Habitat
Lone Star Camp, Franklin Ranch
Lost Canyon Ecumenical Retreat
The Lodges at Lost Maples/St. Clare's Cabin
Lost Pines Nature Ranch
Maricopa Lodge and River Rides
Medina River Kayaks and River Ranch
Meyer Bed & Breakfast on Cypress Creek
Mitchell Lake Audubon Center
Mo Ranch Presbyterian Assembly
Mountain Breeze Camp
Mountain View B&B
Natural Bridge Caverns
The Nature Conservancy's Love Creek Preserve
Johnson Settlement at LBJ National Historic Park
Mission Espada and Aqueduct
Fort Martin Scott
A Quiet Hill Ranch
Quiet Hill Guest Ranch
Red Corral Ranch
River Valley Resort-Rio Raft Company
Rockin River Inn
San Marcos River Walk
CR 234 at Southridge Estates
John J. Stokes, Sr. Park at Thompson Islands
CR 266 Between the San Marcos River and Staples Rd
John J. Stokes, Sr. Park at Thompson Islands
Cool River Cabin at Native American Seed Farm
Texas Hills Vineyards
Rancho Richey Refuge
T G Canoes and Kayaks
The Petersen Ranch
Best Little Cabin in Texas
Blanco State Park
LBJ State Park and Historic Site
Old Tunnel Wildlife Management Area
Kerr Wildlife Management Area
Walter Buck Wildlife Management Area
Utopia on the River
Alte Welt Gasthof (Old World Inn)
A Way of the Wolf Ranch
Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve
Wild-Connections Butterfly Farm and Nature Center
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Wonder World Park
X Bar Ranch
Yellow Rose Ranch
Exotic Resort Zoo
Texas Agrilife Extension - Nature Tourism Program http://naturetourism.tamu.edu
District 10 - Southwest Adventure Providers
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Comal Ringed by lush rolling hills on the Guadalupe River, Whitewater Sports
Campground and Canoe Livery lives up to its name. The crisp, cool water of the
Guadalupe River is perfect for a long float during the dog days of summer. Below
Canyon Lake Dam, Texas' largest Canoe Livery offers 500 acres of unspoiled land
with one half mile of Guadelupe River frontage.
Gillespie Come enjoy the comfortable elegance of this historic Fredericksburg home which
offers unsurpassed Southern hospitality in a peaceful Texas Hill Country setting.
Comal Rio Raft & Resort has 25 river-view cottages, full RV hook-ups, tent sites,
meeting hall, swimming pool, river trips, camp store, beautiful river frontage and
the friendliest staff around. Tour the Hill Country from your base at Rio Raft &
Resort-short drives to Gruene, New Braunfels, Canyon Lake, Natural Bridge
Caverns & Wildlife Park, Austin, Fredericksburg, great shopping, restaurants, and
much, much more. We have river trips available daily - Enjoy it with us.
Bastrop This is a small 2-bedroom cabin located on 17 acres of woods in Bastrop County
will accommodate 6 people. The cabin has been remodeled and it over-looks a
decent sized tank good for fishing & swimming.
Bastrop The 9E Ranch is a 300 acre working cattle ranch; there are three ponds and
wooded Piney Creek with hiking trails, a gazebo in the meadow and one at an
overlook, great benches for sunsets, horseshoe pitching, inviting porches and
rocking chairs for relaxing. You may even want to assist with the ranch chores!
Bandera At Bandera Kayak & Canoe, we offer Ocean Kayak, Old Town, Pelican, Coleman
sales and rentals.
Travis ADVMXP is located on 200 acres consisting of clay, loam & sand. It features
Worldclass National style of Motocross track, vet/beginner track and a Jr. track.
All the tracks have lights and are in close approximatity to each other for safety
reasons. Ammenities include modern restrooms with showers, and snacks and
beverages available at gate entry. Motocross apparel /equipment will be available
in the near future. Overnight camping allowed with registration. Fee for overnight
stay is $10.00 per night. Trails are available to view online.
Bandera Enjoy a true Hill Country experience at the beautifully appointed Antler House at
7-Canyons Ranch. Located at the base of the canyons, the views are spectacular.
Watch the wildlife as you sit in your rocker on the full-length front porch or trade
stories at the "Liars" fire pit. All the amenities are here for you in this newly
remodeled gem with satellite TV, fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms, two
baths and a huge Kiva fireplace. This is a very private getaway spot in the heart of
the most beautiful part of the Texas Hill Country.
Travis New Lake Travis bungalows in a secluded tropical setting on seven acres. Lost
Parrot Cabins is a Lake Travis mini-resort best known for it's off-the-beaten-path,
unique accommodations – Texas Hill Country ambience with south-of-the-border
pizzazz. Private Caribbean-style bungalows in a secluded setting with spacious
treetop decks, tropical gardens, hand-painted art murals, refreshing pool & spas,
gazebos, meandering nature trails, native rock walls, majestic Texas Hill Country
views and more.
Travis We have a number of store locations offering rentals and sales on canoeing and
kayaking equipment. We also offer lessons and trips.
Bandera The more than 4,000 square foot lodge is located in the most picturesque and
rugged part of the Texas Hill Country. Each comfortable air-conditioned room has
private bath, many with two queen size beds. Guests are encouraged to gather
around a roaring fire at the "Liars Pit". Facilities are available including large
caterer's kitchen and dining hall with facilities to serve up to fifty. Additional
seating is available outside, weather permitting. Two dens each with fireplace
provide a setting reminiscent of cattle baron bygone days. An elevated patio
provides a cover for the lower barbeque area while permitting the guest a unique
view of the canyons and wildlife. Activities include hiking, birding, wildlife
watching and photography, stargazing, catch & release fishing, meeting &
conference facilities, and hunting packages.
Kerr Get ready to enter a horsemen’s paradise and a true Texas experience when you
stay at Aqua Verde Stables Cabin. There are 700 acres of trails to ride, hike or
mountain bike amongst massive oaks and crystal clear creeks. Verde Creek and
Spring Creek crisscross the ranch. This very private retreat is perfect for a picnic
by the creek, a snooze and a refreshing swim while you take a break from your
ride or hike. The cabin has two bedrooms, one bath, and an outside patio and grill
area. The kitchen has a microwave, two burner hotplate, coffee pot and large
refrigerator. The lovely walls inside the cabin are made from lumber milled from
Cypress trees on the ranch. Central air and heat, pets welcome, full horse facility
and guided trail rides available on your horse or those provided by the owner. No
TV and no telephone but good cell coverage.
Bandera Our treehouse will calm your nerves and relax your attitude. Enjoy a walk on the
river trails, wonder at the wildflowers, observe birds making nests, or listen to the
sounds of the hummingbirds. Bandera Station is a unique setting in an outdoor
cathedral. Our restored caboose has a queen platform, small bath, and an old
fashioned kitchen with utensils. Your living room is a large covered deck with an
outdoor fireplace nestled on a bluff with the Medina River below. You might
watch a storm roll in, feel the warmth of an outdoor fireplace on a crisp fall day or
take a walk in a gentle rain. You might feel the cool waters of the Medina river
relax you on a hot day. A cozy hide-a-way can be yours at Bandera Station.
Bandera 1890's orginal settlers cypress cabin on 290 acre farm with 3/4 of a mile of private
access to the Medina River. Located just outside of Bandera, this charming
restored cabin offers a full kitchen, large living area with a deck off of the
bedroom. Enjoy an afternoon among the wildflowers at the river and the abundant
wildlife and birds that call the Langford Farm home. We also offer fishing and
Bandera This charming B&B is on ten heavily treed acres, less than 6 miles from Bandera
and just minutes from the shops, restaurants and honey tonks. There are two
cabins, a pond for catch and release fishing and horse facilities. Casita Bordeaux
is a romantic setting with one bedroom and a Queen bed, a fully equipped kitchen,
living and dining areas and a library. The furnishings and art work are lovely and
can be purchased by guests. Casa Linda is more laid back with two Queen beds
and an open living and dining area that flows into the kitchen. The patio overlooks
the pond and the large paddock and stalls are close by for those who want to bring
their own horses. Continental breakfast stocked in the refrigerators at both cabins.
Medina A cozy little house nestled in the foothills of the Texas Hill Country. Offering a
secluded get-away, great sunsets and awesome stargazing. Bring your walking
shoes and binoculars ~ you'll be amazed at Mother Nature's beauty at it's best in
the Texas Hill Country. Fresh pastry, fruit, coffee and teas will be awaiting you as
well as breakfast items that you can prepare in the fully equipped country kitchen.
A cowboy breakfast, cooked over a campfire can be arranged in advance by
special request. Have campfire coffee, eggs and bacon in the fresh morning air!
Bandera Enjoy the Medina River at this large guest house with lots of outdoor living space.
Three decks surround the house. Steps lead down to a meadow that borders the
river and a walking path. The spacious, multi-level interior is painted in festive,
hacienda-style vibrant colors and faux designs and has concrete floors. Great for
families or groups.
Bandera Inspired by haciendas in San Miguel de Allende, Casas de Amigos sits on a
hillside with spectacular views of the Hill Country. The central courtyard features
cascading fountains, spirling stairways, meandering walkways, patios, benches,
tables / chairs, even a fire pit. Guests enjoy patio rooftops for sunsets, star gazing,
wildlife and bird watching. This romantic hacienda B&B was voted the "Best in
Bandera County" with warm hospitality and wonderful full breakfasts selected by
Bandera This is a charming cabin located less than a mile from the shops and honky tonks
of Bandera on 12 acres of Medina riverfront property. You have the best of
country quiet, wildlife viewing and lazing by the river but are just minutes from
the bustling city. The cabin has a Queen bed, a living room with DVD, kitchenette
and bath with shower. To keep you in touch with the world, the cabin also has
wireless internet service.
Bandera A perfect place for a family getaway, come stay at this secluded rustic cabin on
100 pristine acres six minutes from Bandera. This ranch has one of the prettiest
stretches of the Medina River in Bandera County for swimming, tubing and
fishing in a park like setting under massive Cypress trees. It is very close to the
Hill Country State Natural Area or you can choose to hike or ride your horse on
the gently sloping heavily treed pastures on the ranch. Enjoy watching the wild
game and birds from the front porch.
Bandera The Double U Barr Ranch, located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, is a
romantic, bed and breakfast hideaway with a western flair. It features a private
Cowboy Guest House and a separate Guest Suite in the main house. You'll also
enjoy a large covered pavilion, great for rainy days to sit and enjoy the outdoors,
special events or just relax and party! The Double U Barr Ranch is a 42 acre
working ranch with cattle, horses (not for guest riding) and a variety of small
animals. Enjoy a hot tub under the big Texas sky where the stars are big and
bright, relax around a campfire, hunt for fossils or catch sight of many beautiful
birds, armadillos and other wildlife. You can swim and tube in the creek, or if you
bring along a fishing pole, you might just catch a big one! A paddle boat is also
available. Panoramic hilltop views for photography are just a few steps from your
Bandera Farhaven is a 76 acre private hideaway nestled in the beautiful Sabinal Canyon
between Utopia and Lost Maples State Park. It offers a peaceful backcountry
experience, with all the comforts of home and minutes from popular area
attractions. Enjoy hiking, bird watching, biking or exploring native wildlife
habitat with spectacular views, sunsets and star-filled nights. Ride your horse in
our 100’ X 220’ sand/woodchip arena or anywhere on the property or just relax in
a hammock or sit in front of a campfire. Host provides home grown organic
vegetables on a seasoable basis.
Bandera Relax in a beautiful setting at this traditional Bed and Breakfast nestled in the hills
on Hondo Creek. It’s the perfect spot to venture out to the most beautiful drives
and vistas in the Texas Hill Country. Explore the area for the day and upon your
return enjoy an optional gourmet dinner prepared for you by your hosts. There are
two bedrooms and baths in the main house, each with private entrances and a
charming one bedroom separate cabin. Wildlife abounds here with quiet spots to
commune with nature, watch a slow-moving porcupine or to take walks by the
water. For the more energetic there are wonderful areas to hike or bike. Each
morning a full breakfast is served in the main house. Optional dinners are
available upon request during your stay and on Thanksgiving and Christmas. No
TV; cell phone service spotty with Cingular being the most reliable.
Medina Beautifully decorated cottage in the quaint town of Medina. Granny Smith's can
be rented for a weekend getaway or for the day. The well-equipped kitchen is
ready for quiet brunches for two or a small event or meeting. Access to the
Medina River through the large backyard.
Bandera This charming cottage is one mile from Bandera's Main Street. It is newly
remodeled with one bedroom, one bath, a full kitchen, large living area and a
wrap around porch overlooking one of the small Indian Lakes. It's great spot for
bird watching, fishing and relaxing and is just minutes from Bandera's shops and
nightlife. The host provides coffee, sodas, condiments and other basics for the
Bandera A comfortable river house retreat for your family or couples. This is a spacious
two bedroom with living room with fireplace, extra room with queen sleeper sofa
and air matresses, and eat in kitchen. Relax in the beautiful Medina River or use
the tubes provided and float the river. Then enjoy an evening in front of the
Medina Enjoy lovely Medina Lake from this quaint Hill Country cottage. Great for the
whole family and located in Pebble Beach just a short walk from the subdivision
private park and boat launch.
Bandera An elegant bed & breakfast experience, the Hilltop Inn at Pipe Creek offers a
quiet getaway in the Hill Country. The Hilltop Inn gives the feeling of European
elegance in a romantic setting complimented by an expansive patio, soothing
fountain and breathtaking views of the Texas sunset. Just 12 miles from Bandera
restaurants and nightlife, The Hilltop Inn offers the best of both worlds. The Inn
also has 33 acres of hiking trails for wildlife & bird watching.
Bandera Enjoy a beautiful Hill Country sunset or stroll down to the spring-fed creek for a
relaxing afternoon by the water. The Roost at Kingfisher, located on a 74-acre
private ranch and wildlife preserve offers wonderful seclusion for that peaceful
get-a-way. The large three bedroom well appointed home offers a full kitchen,
fireplace and large redwood deck with an adjoining gazebo for that intimate
candlelight dinner. Hike down the various manicured pathways and enjoy some of
the best birding and wildlife viewing in the Texas Hill Country.
Bandera Newly built guest quarters with two bedrooms, one bath, a full kitchen and living
area. Just one mile from Main Street, but it has a remote, private feel. The large
deck outside the front door overlooks a small lake. Great for bird-watching,
relaxing and catch and release fishing.
Medina Enjoy great views of Lake Medina from this quaint cottage just a block from the
water. Located in Pebble Beach and just a short walk to the subdivision park and
Bandera This charming two bedroom home is just a few blocks from Main Street in a
secluded area on the Medina River. Snooze the afternoon away in the hammock
shaded by a huge Oak tree or use the large smoker to prepare a great evening
dinner. The football field size backyard ends at the Cypress laden banks of the
river. There is a full kitchen, bath with shower, king bed in the master and queen
bed in the second bedroom. A perfect place to relax, watch abundant wildlife and
yet you are just minutes from the restaurants, shops and famous honky tonks of
Bandera Gorgeous ranch with "million-dollar view" convenient to Bandera, Kerrville and
Medina. Surrounded by large game ranches, so you can literally sit and watch the
buffalo roam. Creek for swimming and catch-and-release fishing. Fenced pasture
available for horses. Full breakfast delivered to Sophie's Cottage and the Fishing
Cabin. Breakfast items provided in the Ranch House.
Medina Quaint rustic cabin on Lake Medina with great waterfront access. Wonderful
outdoor decks with beautiful views of the lake for that fun weekend.
Bandera Nature lover's paradise in the Hill Country. The tree house getaway is perfect for
birding, native plant identification or just relaxing. The house has a large living
room and dining area, kitchen and master bedroom downstairs. Upstairs is a large
loft with a king bed, a queen futon and another bath. Walk behind the house to a
running creek or hike the property to see the numerous native plants including rare
Madrona trees and fossils.
Medina A great getaway at beautiful Medina Lake. Bring your boat or rent at local boat
launch. Bandera County Park and boat dock is nearby. The house has vaulted
ceiling, hardwood floors and is tastefully decorated with two bedrooms, two bath,
fully equipped kitchen, comfortable living area with wood burning stove.
Medina Beautifully restored water front showplace in a quiet cove on Medina Lake. Enjoy
beautiful views of the water each morning from the deck just outside your master
bedroom. Ski, fish or sunbathe from your own floating private dock, just steps
away from a gourmet kitchen and spectacular dining area.
Bandera Three bedroom family or group retreat on a scenic ranch. Large house is private
and secluded. Hundreds of acres to roam, hike or bird watch. Three lakes for
catch and release fishing.
Medina Paradise on the Medina, formerly known as “Cricket’s”, has two guest houses
offering total privacy, spectacular views of the Hill Country and 2 1/2 acres of
"private river front beach" on the Medina River. Paradise is located 2 ½ miles
west of Medina, in an area known as the “Little Switzerland of Texas”, with great
drives and fantastic canyon vistas. The Villa has 3 bedrooms, two baths, living
and dining areas, a fully equipped kitchen, a large wrap around deck, hot tub,
satellite TV, two fireplaces, a fire pit, central air and heat and river access for
tubing and kayaking. The Cabin’s front porch has great views of the river, one
bedroom and bath, full kitchen, hot tub, satellite TV, box air and heat, fire pit and
river access. Tubes and kayaks are available for guests’ use at both the Cabin and
Bandera The Parkay Ranch Cottage has a fully-equipped kitchen that includes a coffee and
cappuccino maker, stove and microwave. The "on-the-go" breakfast includes
coffee, tea, juice, cereal selections, and homemade breads and jams. You can
enjoy your morning coffee or cappuccino on the deck next to the Jacuzzi. Parkay
has accommodations for horses and acres for private riding. The swimming pool
behind the hosts home is available for barbeques on request. You can catch catfish
in the over-stocked lake overlooking a view of the beautiful Hill Country.
Bandera Comfortable, inviting three-bedroom house on small lake. Enjoy Hill Country
breezes in the rocking chairs on the great wrap-around porch. Fully-equipped
kitchen even includes an espresso machine. Large living area with leather couch
and Ben Franklin stove. Pens and stalls available for horses.
Kerr Enjoy a stay in this log cabin right on the Guadalupe River between Kerrville and
Ingram located at River Front Park. The cabin has a fully equipped kitchen,
fireplace, bath with shower, and two twin bunk beds. The river can be viewed
from the screened in porch. The cabin has satellite TV with VCR, box unit AC
and heat and is just minutes from shopping and restaurants. Enjoy our walking
paths and access to the river.
Bandera Bring the family to Bandera and relax at this gracious home with great access to
the Medina River. There are three bedrooms, two baths, a fully equipped kitchen,
satellite TV with DVD, and high speed wireless internet. The house is beautifully
furnished and has a large deck off the den and the living room from which the
deer and other wildlife can be viewed as they roam across the huge backyard. A
great getaway that offers privacy and fun year round!
Kerr This beautiful 5-acre property on the Guadalupe River is the perfect place for that
river or Hill Country getaway. The Cabin is located between Kerrville and
Ingram, close to shopping and restaurants. The Cabin sleeps up to five guests and
has excellent access and views of the Guadalupe River. There is a natural water
shoot between the island and the wide, deep stretch of the river, which affords
excellent swimming, fishing or floating.
Kerr This 5-acre property on the Guadalupe River is a perfect spot for family reunions
or a single-family getaway. River Run is located between Kerrville and Ingram,
close to shopping and restaurants. The Lodge sleeps thirteen, has three bedrooms
and two baths. The bunkhouse has bunk beds for ten guests. The Lodge at River
Run has a wonderful view of the river and affords excellent access for swimming,
fishing or floating. There is a natural tubing shoot between the island and the
wide, deep stretch of the river. Catering is available upon request for large groups.
Kendall Nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill Country just minutes from Boerne and
Bandera. This beautiful 35 acre ranch has a crystal clear spring fed stream that is
great for an afternoon swim or spectacular catch and release fishing. The house is
located on top of a hill offering fantastic views from two spacious decks.
Bandera Rock cottages on the grounds of the historic Silver Spur Dance Hall ruins. The old
dance hall once hosted the best country and western bands and even big bands
during the 40s and 50s. Views from the ruins of the Medina River and the city of
Bandera are the best in town. Take a short walk downhill to the river.
Bandera Fully-restored 1920's house with original beaded pine walls and wood floors.
Private, secluded cottage on Valle Escondido (Hidden Valley) Ranch with
outstanding views of the Hill Country. Enjoy catch-and-release fishing or
swimming in the creek. Sit in the porch swing and watch Native and Axis Deer,
Blackbuck Antelope and countless bird species.
Gillespie Welcome to Baron's Creek Cottage, a special vacation rental in the historic Texas
town of Fredericksburg. This cozy, romantic cottage has a living room, bedroom,
bathroom, and kitchen/dining room. There is also a large wooden deck in the
back, as well as a double hammock nestled in the trees outside. The large back
yard has slopes full of grass and trees, as well as a spring-fed creek that runs year-
round. It is quiet, private, peaceful, and one of the most beautiful locations in all
Gillespie Water and wildlife, comfort and romance - all just 3 minutes to Main Street
Fredericksburg, Texas. Barons CreekSide - Swiss owned - is truly a very special,
romantic getaway! Rustic romance at its best.
Kerr Close to shops, restaurants, and museums. Perfect for birders and cyclists going to
Lost Maples Park. Six rooms, all with private baths that include marble whirlpool
tubs and showers. Full country breakfast served.
Bandera The cabin can sleep a total of five guests comfortably. Complimentary fruit and
farm fresh eggs are provided when you arrive. The cabin is located about 50 feet
from the water and your own private floating dock. There is also a front porch and
enclosed patio area. A two person pedal boat is provided for exploring and fishing
from your own private dock. The lake is spring fed and great for both swimming
Hays The Blair House Inn bed and breakfast in panoramic Wimberley, Texas is known
among bed and breakfast guests for providing hospitality and meticulous attention
to detail. This fine Texas country inn / bed and breakfast is situated on 22 acres of
beautiful Texas Hill Country land just two miles south of the heart of scenic
Guadalupe "ALL GIRL" Horsemanship Summer and Spring Break Camp – “Sleep Away” -
Ages 7-14. Girls actively working safely with horses learn basic care and
maintenance. Western or English Riding daily taught by Certified Riding
Instructors (CHA). Air Conditioned Bunkhouses. Classes on Personal Goal
Setting and Positive Thinking. American Camping Association Accredited.
Gillespie Come enjoy warm, inviting and historic Fredericksburg, Texas at the Camp David
Bed and Breakfast, the finest of Fredericksburg Texas bed and breakfasts and
cottage rentals. Enjoy an affordable weekend in our beautiful, historic town. Shop
for antiques and other affordable and interesting finds on Main Street
Fredericksburg, TX, or browse through history at the Nimitz Museum and the
National Museum of the Pacific War. Bike through the hills of Fredericksburg, the
capitol of Texas Hill Country, climb Enchanted Rock or take pleasure in a relaxed
game of golf at a Fredericksburg golf course of your choice. Take the afternoon
and enjoy a relaxing stroll or picnic in our many beautiful parks and enjoy an
evening of fine dining at a variety of comfortable, welcoming restaurants or just
relax Texas style.
Comal This hill country lodging is centrally located near Austin, San Antonio, and New
Braunfels. Bring your favorite book and relax in the porch swing for a day of
reading or sit in the shade of the large trees and watch who visits the bird feeders.
Lake access is a short half-block walk from the house. Bring your beach towels,
suit, and float and take a dip in Canyon Lake. Bring your boat, launch at a nearby
public facility, and sail into the cove. Water skiing depth is right off shore. Tubing
on the Guadalupe River is just ten miles away in Sattler where there is access and
egress located just yards away. The river makes a horseshoe turn and is perfect for
tubing; no shuttling is necessary.
Bastrop Nestled between Bastrop State Park and Buescher State Park, the Cedar
Treehouse is a place to relax, unwind and make memories that last a lifetime! The
Cedar Treehouse is the perfect spot for family vacations & reunions, corporate
getaways, weekend groups, & more! Turn on to Cottletown Road from Highway
71 and continue to the first stop sign (between 2.5 miles). Directions: This is the
intersection of Cottletown Road and Park Road 1C. Turn right on to Park Road
1C and proceed approximately 1.5 miles. The Cedar Treehouse entrance will be
on your right, located at 1433 Park Road 1C.
Uvalde The perfect place to kick back, relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery and stargaze
at night. See varied wildlife, deer abound and marvel at the numerous bird
Kerr Since the Spring of 1959, the Steinruck family has been welcoming folks from
around the world to Lazy Hills Guest Ranch, a 750-acre spread in the heart of the
beautiful Texas Hill Country.
Hays The Crystal River Inn is a romantic 1883 Victorian inn and garden complex
featuring roses, topiaries, fountains, and beautiful old pecan trees. It has received
many accolades, including being one of only four inns in Texas to receive a three-
star rating from the prestigious Mobil Travel Guide. It has also been named to
Fodor's Best Bed and Breakfasts in the U.S. and recognized by the Texas Monthly
Press as "one of the most outstanding inns in Texas." Additionally, the Crystal
River Inn is located in a premiere vacation spot, nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill
Country. The entire family will enjoy the gentle waters of the San Marcos River,
whether they experience it floating in a tube, snorkeling, or sharing a picnic lunch
along its shady banks.
Bandera For more than half a century, spending time at Dixie Dude Ranch in Bandera,
Texas, has been a tradition for visitors from all over the world who are looking for
that perfect western getaway to unwind, relax, and put the stress of every day life
Comal A Texas Hill Country retreat! Located just minutes from Canyon Lake, Firefly
Inn is the destination for peace and relaxation. Comfortable accommodations and
an indulgent breakfast makes for a wonderful time exploring all the Hill Country
has to offer.
Bandera Welcome to the Texas Hill Country! Grab your jeans and boots and come on out.
The Flying L Ranch is the place to reconnect with friends and family. Hike or
horseback ride on trails that thread through mile after mile of natural, woodlands
replete with deer, possum and squirrels. You can splash the day away at the Lone
Star Lagoon* –Flying L’s waterpark and lazy river environment.
Uvalde We have nine modern country cabins and 16 RV sites on 19 acres in the middle
the most beautiful pecan grove on the Frio River. Tube, fish, swim, or just relax.
Real Owner Kit Detering took the California concept of a country spa/resort, and gave
it a Texas twist: Strip away the froufrou frills and replace them with the down-
home friendliness and simple flair that is Texas. The result: a delightful retreat
where you can enjoy healthful food, exercise, and solitude in a laid-back,
unpretentious ranch setting. Brilliant! Detering chose the name “Hart & Hind”
from the Old English names for buck and doe. The name is perfect, for this is a
place equally comfortable for men and women. Furthermore, it is populated with
native wildlife that includes white-tailed deer. And finally, the name suggests the
dedication to the rejuvenation of body and soul that is the essence of a vacation
here Inside this chapter you'll find detailed information on accommodations,
meals, activities, amenities, nearby attractions, directions, and contact information
for the ranch....
Comal The Gruene Mansion Inn Bed & Breakfast is located near New Braunfels, Texas
in the historic community of Gruene. Sitting on the banks of the Guadalupe River,
and adjacent to Gruene Hall (the oldest continuously running dance hall in the
state), the Gruene Mansion Inn offers you the opportunity to enjoy lodging in the
most uniquely Texas-experience in high style.
Kendall Nestled along the majestic Guadalupe River in Comfort, Texas, our 13-room
Victorian mansion with its spacious wrap-around porches has an atmosphere of
quiet and comfort, yet beckons one to explore our 23-acres of history along this
Hill Country riverbank. Our guests are treated to an uncommonly quiet and
relaxed atmosphere interfacing with a breathtaking environment.
Gillespie Come enjoy your stay with us and let us make you feel at home. Take a dip in the
pool on those hot sunny days, or enjoy the scenery while lounging on the benches
outside the rooms. You will appreciate the beautiful decor of our newly
remodeled rooms. We have reasonable rates that will leave you with more money
to spend in town. We are pet friendly, and have mini-refrigerators, microwaves
and in-room coffee available on request.
Hays Just 25 miles southwest of Austin and east of Wimberley on the road to Kyle is a
warm and peaceful spot where travelers can rest in comfort at The Inn above
Onion Creek. From the Inn above Onion Creek, the views are into a distant past.
Enjoy hikes through the woods down to the creek and our beautiful sunsets.
Kendall Joshua Creek Ranch boasts 1,200 acres of diverse terrain, including Texas prairie
grasses, high bluffs that present a dramatic backdrop to crystal clear Joshua Creek,
and magnificent, ancient oaks that grace the gentle, rolling hills. Enhancing what
nature has provided, trails, accommodations, cuisine and amenities have been
added that translate into a sportsman's paradise.
Hays Here at KayakInstruction.org, we lead a variety of kayaking and canoeing
programs geared toward providing irresistible fun for everyone! No matter your
age or abilities you will enjoy the personal attention from our skilled instructors.
The people of Kayak Instruction, the Red River Racing Team, are committed to
providing you with the best kayaking and canoeing programs available. We do it
by immersing ourselves in the programs that we offer, and in the sport that we
love so much. We are here to paddle!!!
Kerr For over 80 years, generations of families have enjoyed the traditions and shared
the memories of their summers spent at Kickapoo Kamp. Their history and
smaller size set them apart from other private girl’s camps. Limiting their
enrollment to around 110 campers, ages 7 to 15, allows them to emphasize the
“family” atmosphere they feel is so important.
Comal The Lamb's Rest Inn is located in New Braunfels, gateway to the Texas Hill
Country and conveniently situated between Austin and San Antonio on the
Guadalupe River. This quiet, spacious riverfront home is just one mile from the
historic village of Gruene. Lamb's Rest Inn is conveniently located between
Austin and San Antonio in New Braunfels, the gateway to the hill country. A day
trip may include a visit to a winery, lavender field, or olive grove. Area attractions
include toobing, rafting, kayaking, golfing, or country western dancing at Gruene
Hall. Enjoy shopping and antiquing in Gruene or make a day of shopping in
nearby Wimberley, Boerne, Comfort, or Fredericksburg. The largest outlet mall in
the southwest is located only minutes away in San Marcos.
Travis Lazy Oak Bed and Breakfast, an historic plantation-style farmhouse built in 1911,
is convenient to all that Texas' capital city of Austin has to offer. Whether your
stay is for business or pleasure, the inn is ideal for any guest looking for a quiet,
relaxing vacation. Award winning restaurants, shopping, hike and bike trails and
wonderful Town Lake are within walking distance of the Lazy Oak. Other nearby
attractions include the University of Texas, Barton Springs Pool, the Wildflower
Center and the beautiful Hill Country.
Bandera The Mayan Dude Ranch- Bandera, Texas- The Cowboy Capitol of the World.
Bandera Nestled on 100 beautiful Texas Hill Country acres, Muller's Ark offers a full
range of accommodations to suit your individual needs. The Ranch headquarters
sits on a bluff overlooking the Medina River, affording one of the most
magnificent views in the entire Hill Country. Muller's Ark offers a full range of
accommodations to suit your individual needs. All units have private baths, air-
conditioning and heating, televisions and complete kitchens. Rates per night
include fishing, swimming and tubing.
Bandera For over 50 years the uncommon hospitality and warmth of Purple Sage Ranch
has been the setting for corporate meetings that truly refresh. When you’re able to
relax in this beautiful Texas Hill Country setting, thinking is clearer and people
really get to know each other.
Bandera For an authentic Texas vacation experience, go on a dude ranch adventure or visit
the fitness ranch at Rancho Cortez!
Bastrop Our beautiful bed and breakfast is located in the heart of downtown Denison,
Texas, just minutes north of Sherman and minutes from the Eisenhower State
Park. The furnishings are Victorian and the architectural design takes you back to
early, cotton-boom, home town Texas. You are just four miles from the exciting
Lake Texoma recreation area where you can enjoy wave runner, ski boats, sunset
cruises, and golfing. Denison is proud to be home to the best antique shopping
and art galleries in North Texas.
Kerr River Lodging overlooks the scenic Guadalupe River. The riverfront dock has
picnic table, Bar-B-Que pit, a fishing pier, and canoe dock. Very relaxing and
beautiful with roaming, exotic animals.
Comal Rafting and tubing on the Guadalupe River in the scenic Hill Country below
Canyon Dam. Campgrounds available by reservations. Six miles from the historic
German community of New Braunfels which also offers a variety of water
entertainment and family activities, including camping and fishing.
Comal We offer a countryside resort with all the facilities you need for a pleasant retreat.
This select spot in the Texas Hill Country is the perfect place to getaway, relax,
and have fun with family, friends or large groups. We are located just minutes
from all the Texas Hill Country attractions. Open year round for your enjoyment.
Accommodations include: CABINS, RV SITES W/HOOKUPS AND A
SEPARATE TENTING AREA. We have plenty of picnic tables; BBQ pits and
secured parking for boats and recreational vehicles.
Kerr Enjoy a rustic oasis in the Texas Hill Country at Roddy Tree Ranch, located on
forty tranquil acres between Ingram and Hunt on Highway 39 along the
Guadalupe River. Its resort atmosphere is perfect for family vacations or just to
get away to a slower, more peaceful way of life. Here you can stretch your legs
and walk the trails, sample the beauty of the organic garden, or visit the barnyard
animals at Pecan Springs Farm. Roddy Tree Ranch has a three swimming pools,
pavilion with jukebox and dance floor, perfect fishing spots, volleyball,
basketball, a game room, horseshoes, playscape, canoeing, nature walks, and
Hays Enjoy a getaway experience at Serenity Farmhouse Inn, a beautiful luxurious
wedding destination nestled on more than 20 acres of picturesque central Texas
Hill Country just 8 miles from the Wimberley Square in historic Wimberley, TX.
Each of the 9 vintage-styled Serenity Farmhouse Inn guest suites and cottages is a
separate adventure in elegant, yet whimsical delight. All 9 cottages feature
decorator furnishings hand painted furniture with exquisite Hill Country and
Bandera This historic dude ranch is a perfect place to trade in your tie for a red bandana,
your skirt for blue jeans, and your worries for the peace of a Western sunset.
Relax, have fun, make unforgettable memories, and enjoy your surroundings.
Bexar South Texas Kayak specializes in guided Kayak adventures on the Upper
Guadalupe River that are fun, affordable, and easy for the entire family. Our
guided adventures are based around the beautiful and peaceful Guadalupe River
State Park, where you will enjoy a guided kayak adventure free of commercial
development and crowds.
Comal Lovingly resorted to its original design, this historic homestead is thought to be
Bonito, a Stagecoach Stop and one time post office of the settlement known as
Stringtown. Here you will find another era as you pass through the doors of the
Log Pen Cabins which were erected in 1848. This is the ideal spot for travelers
desiring a picturesque landscape in which to enjoy gardens of antique roses, fruit
trees, herbs and Texas native plants. We are centrally located between Austin
and San Antonio. Just 3.5 miles from the historic town of Gruene with its famous
Gruene Hall, the Gristmill, numerous antique shops and the Guadalupe River.
Beyond Gruene and 5.5 miles from our B&B is the Schlitterbahn, the Comal
River, and all the attractions in the German town of New Braunfels. Six miles
Northeast of us are the San Marcos and Tanger outlet malls.
Comal Travel back into the early Texas past with a stay at The Old Hunter Road
Stagecoach Stop. This quaint Bed and Breakfast features historic cabins in a
picturesque landscape just a few miles from Gruene between New Braunfels and
San Marcos. The hosts invite you to stroll around the gardens of antique roses,
herbs, and native plants or take a picnic to Landa Park or Canyon Lake. Watch the
swans swim in the Comal River or enjoy the huge natural three-tier swimming
pool fed by the Comal.
Comal Luxurious waterfront cabins on the Guadalupe River, located on the famous
HorseShoe Loop. All cabins overlook the river, have direct access to the river,
and are 10 minutes away from historic downtown Gruene. We rent our facilities
for a variety of occasions.
Comal Christian Summer Camp in Texas.
Bexar For young men ages 7-20, we’re a hunting and fishing club; an cool group of
friends who share a love for the outdoors. We continually offer endless hunting
and fishing opportunities of all kinds, frequent skills training sessions and fun
shoots, community service projects, the most awesome summer camps in the
world, and a whole lot more! Through CTO, they can earn funds to go on dream
trips and buy gear. CTO is also a leadership development program, in which they
can earn rank, responsibility and respect. Most importantly, CTO is a Christ-
centered group, so as they plug into the club, they also grow in maturity and faith.
In short, CTO is every boy’s dream come true!
Travis Our mission is to "demonstrate expertise in the operation of family-oriented
motorized recreational parks within the state of Texas with the best management
and educational tools currently available."
Travis Reflecting a distinctive, passionate perspective on history and the environment,
Texpert Tours offers a in-depth, personal introduction to Austin and Central
Texas for visitors and newcomers. In addition to high-quality information, guests
enjoy door-to-door service, refreshments, customized itineraries, and many other
extras. Host Howie Richey assures convenience, comfort, and fun on these
fascinating in-town and outback treks. They’re TOUR-ific!
Hays Duane, Evelyn, Zack, Amy, and Alex Te Grotenhuis, the TG's, make up the crew
of the family operated business of T G Canoes and Kayaks. WE ARE
CELEBRATING 22 YEARS OF SERVICE to church groups, boy scouts, girl
scouts, schools and the general public. It will be a pleasure for us to assist you
and your's on a marvelous San Marcos River trip or to help you purchase the right
canoe or kayak for your personal or family pleasure. Pay us a visit: canoe, kayak,
and enjoy the beautiful San Marcos River.
Comal A unique cove on the Guadalupe River with hiking trails. We have cabin rentals
tent camping, and boondocker sites.
Comal The Guadalupe River is the finest natural recreational facility available in Texas.
The crystal clear, cascading water offers a challenge you dare not pass by. Paddle
in one of our rafts yourself, or with the help of an experienced river guide.
Comal Millie's offers several 2-room, rock exterior cottages with a full bath and view of
Jacobs Creek. Their cottages also include paneled interior with cathedral ceilings
and beams for that rustic look, wood burning fireplaces for the winter time visits.
Each cottage has a full kitchen with cooking facilities and all have basic cable.
Gillespie Day Dream Cabins are located just a short drive up Highway 16 from
Fredericksburg, Texas, one of the most popular tourist towns in the entire country.
If you are looking for a quiet, peaceful getaway, away from the traffic and
problems of the city, you will really enjoy staying in one of our cabins.
Comal If you are looking for a quiet, cozy and very romantic place for two, then Rustic
Ridge Bed and Breakfast at Canyon Lake is the place for you! You will be able to
feed the catfish and ducks in the pond or grab a pole off the porch for a little
Bastrop The Treehouse is quaint, charming and available for you and your family. The
Treehouse has one bedroom, one bath, kitchen, dining room and living room. It
comfortably sleeps up to 10 people. Bring your bikes as you may want to venture
out on the country road and take in a closer look at the beautiful countryside. If
you enjoy canoeing or kayaking, the creek will lead you directly to the Colorado
River where you can paddle downstream. Along the river you will find natural
vegetation that includes willow, cottonwood and mesquite trees. A public boat
ramp, where you can end your trip on the creek, is located at the VFW which is
not too far downstream.
Bandera Located in the lovely Bandera Hills and overlooking the Medina River and Indian
Creek, Twin Elm Guest Ranch is the perfect place to relax, forget your cares and
enjoy the happy-go-lucky life of the old west.
Travis The Underground Texas Grotto is a group of cavers from the Austin area that
explore caves in Central Texas and beyond. Members range from raw beginners
and occasional cavers to hard core international expedition cavers. All community
members interested in caves and caving are welcome.
Gillespie The Kuenemann House Inn Bed and Breakfast is a historic estate built in 1847.
This Victorian estate, one of the most distinguished homes of its era in central
Texas, features the main house, garden cottage, and remodeled barn. Massive elm
trees lie behind a tall hedge and shade the lawns and gardens with a quiet
ambiance. The murmur of the fountain adds its tranquil note to the adjacent
veranda. The vine-covered arbor is a restful, shaded haven within the expansive
Real Spend a night or many nights in this German Farmhouse with Cypress plank
exterior, a tin roof and a 50 foot porch held up by huge cedar tree trunks. Built in
1869, this antique house is the perfect place to relax in wicker rockers while
watching abundant wildlife...deer, rabbits, raccoons, armadillos, porcupines, and
birds galore. Bring personal belongings, plan to relax on your cabin porch and
take in the refreshing Texas Hill Country air and scenery.
Bexar The ranch covers 400 acres of gorgeous Texas Hill Country. As you drive our
four miles of adventurous roadways, you'll experience the homes of 500 animals
representing 40 species of native, exotic, and endangered wildlife. We also have
a petting zoo and hold programs and tours for school and organized groups.
Travis RIDE TEXAS™ Magazine is an award-winning magazine for people who want to
explore the back roads, small towns and wild destinations in Texas. Every issue
includes parks in its "Go, See, Do" segments as well as the "GO2 Destination"
featurettes. Unlike car travelers, cocooned in metal boxes, motorcyclists ride
exposed to the elements and their travel is much more immersive. And there's no
doubt that motorcyclists seek adventure. The combination of that desire for
outdoor adventure and a state as rich as Texas in outdoor opportunities is a perfect
match. RTM meets that need for information with advice for finding the best
roads to adventure. RIDE TEXAS™ Magazine is the ticket for adventure travel in
Gillespie Our cabin at 3 J Ranch Bed and Breakfast is located on a working ranch near
Fredericksburg, Texas. Built in the style of an early Pioneer Texas House, the
"Pump House" (as we call it) offers you a comfortable, relaxing get-away from the
hectic pace of every day life. Activities: Visit the Fort Martin Scott and Pioneer
Museum, the Museum of the Pacific War, or the Admiral Nimitz Center. At the
Ranch, we have horse shoes, a croquet set, dominoes, and cards to keep you
occupied. Read, watch the sky, watch and listen to the birds, or drive, bike,
motorcycle, or walk down country roads. Directions: Take US Highway 87 North
from Fredericksburg, Texas. Go about 17 miles to Cherry Spring. Turn right on
Cherry Spring Road. Go ½ mile to Blessing Way. There is a red Street marker.
Turn right on Blessing Way, a gravel road.
Bandera Tube down the Frio, Sabinal, or Medina River. Play volleyball, table tennis or
horseshoes. Bird watching, camping, horseback riding, rock hunting, wildlife
viewing, hiking, and fish (catch and release). There is hunting nearby.
Gillespie Wake up each morning in the Texas Hill Country to the comforts of home, and
enjoy breakfast in the privacy of your room. Linger over a second cup of coffee
under live oaks at the edge of Baron's Creek while you watch Longhorn cattle
saunter lazily by. Spend time in our European Spa, have a massage or go out to
the lake for fly fishing. Or reflect on your day's events while watching the sunset
from the herb garden patio with the fragrance of lavender in the air. Experience
very special accommodations in a wonderful setting.
Bandera Free reservation service for guest houses and B&Bs in the Bandera County area
including Bandera, Medina, Pipe Creek, Lakehills and Tarpley.
Blanco Nature, Pure & Simple. Environmental Educational Institute, preservation
programs, lodging, meeting facilities, tours and more. Selah, Bamberger Ranch
Preserve is a 5,500 acre ranch that has been described as the largest habitat
restoration project on private land in Texas. Educational and interpretive
services, as well as transportation, are provided by ranch staff. Non-profit.
Visitors to this educational 5,500-acre ranch can discover dinosaur tracks, hunt
for fossils, check out the bat cave and visit the largest herd of the endangered
scimitar-horned oryx in the wolrd. Other activities include nature trails,
swimming, and fishing.
Hays Come to the Texas Hill Country and enjoy the peace, the solitude and the re-
creation that a weekend or a week in our cabin promises you!
Bandera Whether you come to the Texas Hill Country to relax or hike Lost Maples State
Natural Area, let The Lodges provide the rest.
Comal Experience the beauty and peace of the Texas Hill Country here at Biscuit Hill.
Our 5000 sq. ft. home awaits you, and we would like to invite you in for a visit.
We offer our Texas hospitality and gracious comfort during your stay with us.
Kendall Nature photography for all skill levels, B&B, and photography help and
instruction. See website for all the details.
Kendall Circa. 1890 guest house with A/C, claw foot tub, antiques, queen size bed. Lake
and two live creeks, nature photography for all skill levels, star gazing, hiking,
bird watching, fly fishing, secluded, peaseful and quite outdoor experience.
Bandera Nestled in the beautiful Tarpley Valley, this resort creates an unique ambiance.
Here a tropical environment awaits, with indoor swimming & whirlpool, water
aerobics, weight/aerobic machines. There is an on-site laundry, snack bar, video
center & much more. Listen to the sounds of nature, stroll the trails. However at
the resort, health and weight loss programs which include nutritious meals,
personal weight training sessions, therapeutic water exercise program, along with
hiking expeditions are available. Plan to stay for as long as you can and bring your
bikes and your hiking shoes for the adventures are minutes away.
Travis This is Carisbrooke, our home in Lago Vista, Texas, on the North Shore of Lake
Travis. Carisbrooke was the name of the house we last lived in in Blackburn,
England, some 20 years ago. We thought it appropriate to show that we've
brought a 'taste of Britain' to Travis County. Activities include boating, fishing,
golfing, wine tasting, walking, birding, hunting, or simply doing nothing.
Kimble CAVU CANYON RANCH OFFERS PEOPLE THE OPPORTUNITY TO
RELAX AND ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL WESTERN EDGE OF THE TEXAS
HILL COUNTRY. YOU CAN VIEW A VARIETY OF WILDLIFE
INCLUDING WHITETAIL DEER, AXIS, FALLOW, BLACKBUCK, TURKEY
AND MANY SPECIES OF BIRDS. OUR RANCH HAS SYCAMORE CREEK
FLOWING THROUGH THE PROPERTY WITH VIEWING BLINDS SET TO
PUT YOU CLOSE TO NATURE FOR THAT CLOSE-UP PHOTO OR JUST
VIEWING. WE HAVE 3 CABINS FOR RENTAL, EACH DIFFERENT.
OPENED IN 2006, OWNERS ADHERE TO BEING GOOD STEWARDS
OFTHE LAND AND BRINGING BACK NATIVE GRASSES AS WELL AS
NATIVE WILDFLOWERS. ALSO, WE RAISE WATUSI CATTLE, NATIVE
TO SOUTH AFICA.
Blanco Country Inn Bed & Breakfast and Restaurant with gardens in unique country
settings. Romantic lodging, lunch, dinner, carry-out, catering and special hand-
made natural soaps. The Inn offers six acres of beautiful landscaped gardens.
Located in the middle of a small town, the Inn offers a beautiful setting for
relaxing outdoors. Herb gardens and perennial beds are connected with winding
paths that lead to private benches, perfect for enjoying tea or for quiet reading.
Three porches and a pavilion are available for our guests, offering the opportunity
for intimate conversation. Comfortable furnishings, including a porch swing
provide an array of seating for our guests. Overhead a unique variety of mature
trees provide cooling shade in the summer. A gentle breeze may bring the sound
of wind chimes. In the spring and summer, there is an abundance of butterflies
and hummingbrids. A large lavender field was planted in 2006.
Kendall The Cibolo Nature Center is a 100 acre natural area open to the public. The park
includes 4 distinct ecosystems including spring-fed marsh, riparian forest, tall
grass prairie and live oak savannah. We have approximately 4 miles of trails for
walking and hiking. Horseback riding is allowed on trail. Dogs are allowed on
Travis Cypress Valley Canopy Tours® provides eco-adventures, where guests fly
through the canopy of old growth cypress trees, some up to 100 feet tall. Guests
glide on steel zip lines from platform to platform high in the treetops. Participants
renew their experience of nature on our exhilarating Canopy Tour, or our daring
Canopy Challenge, and can stay overnight in the trees in our tree house, The
Lofthaven. Cypress Valley Canopy Tours® is a place of adventure, nature, fun,
and relaxation. On the Canopy Tour guests soar through the trees, harnessed in
climbing gear, for an exciting look at Texas Hill Country nature from a
completely new perspective. Our guides will escort individuals, groups,
companies, and families on adventures where their adrenaline rushes and they
learn about the local ecology from a bird's eye view. The Canopy Challange takes
groups through a different part of the ravine where they experience longer, faster
zip lines and longer, narrower sky bridges which take guests into a beautiful grove
of trees where they push their limits both physically and emotionally on various
elements high in the tree canopy. Cypress Valley Canopy Tours first opened in
Bandera The Diamond H Ranch offers comfortable, western style rooms and great dining.
Many nearby attractions and activities make for fun things to do. Or just find
yourself relaxing in our scenic environment. The Texas Hill Country is also a
wonderful area for hiking, birding, and watching wildlife and the beautiful Medina
River offers kayaking, swimming, and tubing. We offer seven western-style
bedrooms with private baths, air-conditioning, heat, ceiling fans, porches and
patios. Some have color TV. Our facilities will comfortably accommodate up to
Bandera FoxFire is a family place. Seven log-cabins blend with nature beside shady oak
trees. The cabins are located along the Sabinal River, as well as numerous
vacation homes within the area. Enjoy hiking, bird watching, camp fires,
swimming or wading, biking, fishing, horseback riding, scenic rides, state parks,
or just relaxing in this beautiful remote location.
REAL We offer four spacious cabins each consisting of two bedrooms/two full baths
w/large front porch. Each bedroom equipped w/queen size bed & full-size futon.
Futon in den. Each cabin sleeps eight people. On the Frio River you can enjoy
the mountains, the wildlife, the cold and refreshing waters of the Frio River, relax
to the cool evening breeze and endless stars. Look no further for you camping and
Uvalde Learn the true meaning of Texas Hospitality on a premier birding ranch with 250
acres of nature! You can hike, bike, wade in the seasonal creek, relax on the
patio, deck, porch swing, hammock, watch TV or just read a book and relax. Our
property is also available for meetings, when there are no other guests there.
Gonzales The Lake Wood Recreation Area is "The best kept secret in Texas", according to
Mark Henneke, Assistant Chief Ranger at the Gonzales area lake. Lake Wood
Park is headquarters for the 488-acre impoundment and recreation area hidden on
the Guadalupe River and features beautiful tree-shaded sites for tent and RV
camping. Tables are also available for just picnicking on a day-use basis. Lake
Wood Park is a 50-acre water front area that is located 5 miles west of Gonzales
on US 90-A then 5 miles south on FM 209l south. The park offers 20 tent and 16
RV campsites with full hook-ups. There is good shore fishing below the H-5 dam
spillway and along the riverbank and a shaded play-area for the children. The
picnic area and the campsites have tables, grills and fire pits with clean restrooms
and hot showers nearby. Many different species of wildlife may be found in our
park. Hawks, squirrels, the occasional white-tailed deer, and other animals can be
observed at various at various times. There is a great variety of waterfowl to be
found on the lake, especially during the quiet winter months. Fishing for bass,
catfish, crappie, and other species is usually good from a boat or off the park
shoreline. Fishing and other boating activities are popular on the lake and up the
Guadalupe On Hwy. 67 - just 1.5 miles off I-35W. Full hookups, level pull-thrus, 30/50 amps
and phone hookups. Daily, weekly & monthly rates. Senior citizen discount on
quiet/spacious monthly sites. 5900 E. Hwy. 67 - closest park to I-35W.
Comal Guadalupe Canoe Livery, in business since 1971, offers several canoe, raft, kayak
and tube trips on the Upper Guadalupe River above Canyon Lake from FM 3351
(Bergheim) to Rebecca Creek Road.
Comal We are located on the grounds of River Rat's Campground, one of the most
beautiful campgrounds in the area. 6 acres of shaded riverfront tent camping.
Riverbank Outfitters has a full line of rafts, tubes, and inflatable canoes for your
outfitting need. We invite you to come and enjoy the beautiful and scenic
Guadalupe River in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.
Kendall We are in the process of remodeling and upgrading the facilities and adding new
ammenities. We are taking bookings for 2008, when the ranch will open as Tierra
Sagrada. Thank you for your patience.
Kimble Picturesque, peaceful & reflective. Enjoy the hills, the trees, the wildlife, the
stars, the quiet and relax. Located on a 500-acre working ranch, with many hiking
trails. 4 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, sleeps 10. Fully equipped kitchen, central A/H,
Uvalde Sunset Bat Flight Tours at Frio Cave, Bluebird Trail Tours, Nature By Kayak
Tours; Rappelling; Champion Big Tree Tour; Campfire Storytelling;
Travis Hill Country River Adventures is a kayak based guide service that specializes in
fishing and eco adventures on Texas Hill Country rivers. Experience the last of
the remaining pristine, unspoiled rivers that run through the rugged Texas Hill
Travis We have a bed & breakfast, and we offer nature tourism opportunies, including
nature photography, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, and wildlife viewing. Please see
our website for more details.
Comal Maricopa River Side Lodge and River Rides is a family oriented Lodging and
River outfitter. Come and enjoy the beauty of the Guadalupe River in the comfort
of our air conditioned rooms and clean picnic grounds. A regulated predictable
flow of water is released from the Dam, providing clear cool water to the river.
Activities on the lake include fishing, scuba diving, sailboating, water skiing, and
hiking in several nearby parks. Conveniently located near the Maricopa Riverside
Lodge are guides, marinas, boat rentals and restaurants. For those guests who
enjoy activities at our pool, or both river and lake, staying at the Maricopa
provides broad opportunites for family fun and wholesome relaxation in a
Kendall Meyer Bed & Breakfast offers one of the most scenic, peaceful, and romantic
getaways in the Texas Hill Country. Since its beginnings in 1857 as a stage stop
for travelers preparing to cross the Guadalupe River on the fabled Old Spanish
Trail. The Meyer is a bed and breakfast premier that has invited travelers to rest,
relax and enjoy life for generations. With a classic, oversize swimming pool, and
spacious grounds on scenic, tree-lined, Cypress Creek is perfect for fishing,
canoeing and picnicking. The Meyer is an ideal setting for enjoying the superb
climate and unique natural beauty.
Bexar Designated as a wildlife refuge in 1973 by the City of San Antonio, Mitchell Lake
is located on 1,200 acres, and is owned by the San Antonio Water System. The
Refuge includes several habitat types common to south-central Texas and is a
haven where people come together for memory-making experiences in nature that
inspire a lifelong commitment to conservation. Mitchell Lake is especially
important as a refuge site because of its habitat for migrating shorebirds, which
utilize the mudflats for critical food resources. Of the more than 300 bird species
documented at Mitchell Lake, more than 30 are on Audubon's WatchList -- a list
designed specifically to highlight bird species with the greatest conservation needs.
Comal Built & established in 1951 by Erwin Meckel, Mountain Breeze is now one of
several outfitters & campgrounds on the Lower Guadalupe River.
Medina Hike the nearby Lost Maples State Natural Area trails or simply enjoy the beauty
of a Highway 16 road trip enhanced by grazing deer, antelope, and exotics.
Cabins Feature: Spacious Rooms with Vaulted Ceilings; 2 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath
with 1 king size bed, 1 queen size bed and 1 queen sofa sleeper; Fully equiped
kitchen w/microwave; Continental breakfast.
Comal This beautiful and historical cavern system offers an experience that is high
energy, educational, fun and family oriented. Whether you are a first timer, an
avid caver or someone in between, Natural Bridge Caverns awaits with a once in a
lifetime experience you'll never forget. We offer the following tours and
attractions: North Cavern Tour, Jaremy Room Tour, Mining Company & Rock
Shop, Adventure Tours, and the Watchtower Challenge.
Gillespie A Quiet Hill Ranch is a family ranch bed and breakfast with 3 log cabins and a
seperate log lodge for gatherings, cooking and fellowship. Recreation facilities
include a pool, playground, campfire rings, farm animals, egg gathering, miles of
hiking or mountain biking trails,the finest cycling in Texas, an awesome wildlife
observatory, wildlife photography and an abundance of peace and quiet.
Gillespie Quiet Hill Ranch Bed and Breakfast is a nature and wildlife B&B that offers many
memorable moments for you and the ones you love. Enjoy this Fredericksburg Tx
bed and breakfast bird watching, nature viewing, wildlife photography, swimming,
cycling and hiking, or just relax on the porch of your log cabin and enjoy the
beautiful scenery of the Texas Hill Country. Antiques, eclectic shopping, and
museums are nearby in Fredericksburg, Texas. Our bed and breakfast offers a
remote, peaceful setting which is an ideal getaway for family vacations, married
couples, a family reunion or church retreat.
Kerr Historical home over looking Guadalupe River. Access to river for fishing, tubing,
kayaking. Hawks, Owls, kingfisher, and several rare bird species sited regularly.
Great for group retreats of 10-20 people or rent an individual room.
Kimble A Quiet Retreat on the Llano River. Our part of the Llano River is deep and wide
and has private owners on both sides. Swimming, fishing, and canoeing to the
rapids are all possible here. We have a canoe and keowas (similar to Kayak)
available. You can also enjoy birdwatching, native plants, night sky gazing, or
hiking around the property. The cabin is privately located on our native seed farm.
It has two bedrooms, two baths, and a sleeping loft over the kitchen and will
accommodate up to six persons. All of the furniture was hand built of mesquite
wood. There is a full kitchen with dishes and cookware as well as a laundry room
for your use. Groceries and other supplies are a ten-minute drive away, in the
friendly small town of Junction. The cabin is equipped with central air-
conditioning and heat, or you can open the windows to breathe Hill Country fresh
air. No smoking in the cabin, no pets please, and children are welcome.
Gonzales Relax, renew, reflect on 183 acres next to the green Guadalupe River in an
undiscovered corner of the scenic Post Oak Savanah. This unusual terrain offers
peace, quiet, and privacy to small groups for rustic retreats, day outings, and
Caldwell, Travis, T G Canoes and Kayaks offers canoe and kayak trips on the beautiful, spring-fed
Hays San Marcos River. Trips near San Marcos are 2, 5, and 7 miles in length. TGCK
also offers livery service on the Zedler Mill Paddling Trail, TP&Ws first inland
river trail. TGCK also sells canoes (touring, racing, whitewater, and
recreational)and kayaks (sit-on, sit-in, sea, touring, recreational, and whitewater).
TGCK has two locations in San Marcos and one in Austin, TX. TGCK normally
stocks over 50 canoes and 300 kayaks. We encourage the "try before you buy"
route to purchasing a watercraft. Demos of all models are free to make sure the
customer purchases the right kayak the first time, enhancing the fun factor from
the start and saving significant money down the road in "upgrading". TGCK also
repairs canoes and kayaks. Pay us a visit!
Kendall We offer nature photography tours and workshops, whitetailed deer and feral hog
hunting, black bass fishing, and nature and bird watching tours.
Travis Looking for a quiet, private, peaceful hideaway for the weekend or longer? You
will love The Best Little Cabin in Texas, hidden on 300+ acres in the middle of
the beautiful Lost Pines of Texas between Smithville and Bastrop, only one hour
Uvalde Utopia is a terrific year-round vacation area. The climate promotes a healthy,
happy, honest-to-goodness great feeling. Utopia enjoys mild winters and plenty
of sunshine. During the winter months, deer and turkey hunting are the main
Gillespie Alte Welt Gästhof offers inviting old world charm with the modern conveniences
of today. In the heart of downtown Fredericksburg, the center of the Texas Hill
Country, this cozy bed and breakfast is steps away from main street shops and
Gillespie Way of the Wolf Ranch B&B/Retreats is a 61 acre working Texas Longhorn
ranch nestled in the hills between Fredericksburg and Kerrville, TX. A fantastic
reconstructed historic Amish barn providing space for two new bed and breakfast
facilities. Romantic ambiance with antiques and pastoral setting.
Travis Butterfly House was founded in 1905 by pioneering organic gardener Harrison
Hall. The family continues the tradition with butterfly and hummingbird gardens,
pioneering orchards, and test plantings. Enjoy the sunshine and wildflowers while
exploring our beautiful butterfly house and hiking trails. A visit to Wild-
Connections is an exciting experience for people of all ages! Toddlers to
grandparents will delight in feeding the butterflies and exploring nature's wonders
in our gardens and along our trails. With scavenger hunts, picnicking, and
shopping, it's a day of fun and discovery for the whole family!
Hays Wonder World Park is a one-of-a-kind Theme Park, known as the 1st show cave
in Texas. Visitors have enjoyed touring the Balcones Fault Line Cave for over
101 years, and now, the park has many other attractions for family fun and
entertainment. Enjoy a guided tour and discover the nation’s only true example of
an EARTHQUAKE-FORMED CAVE. Go deep underground and see up close the
devastation of a major quake. Exit by the “Stratavator” and ride high into the sky
to the TEJAS OBSERVATION TOWER. Be amazed by the Topsy-Turvy World
of the ANTI-GRAVITY HOUSE where everything is backwards, even water
flows up hill! Board the train and splash through the waterfalls of MYSTERY
MOUNTAIN on your way to the TEXAS WILDLIFE PETTING PARK.
Educational and fun for ALL ages, Wonder World Park Cave and Attractions is
just minutes from I-35 in San Marcos between Austin and San Antonio. We are
open year round. Gift shops, free picnic grounds, free parking and much more
await your visit.
Bexar Nestled among scenic hills, lake, waterfall and the canyon with the Hondo Creek
running throughout the property. Yellow Rose Ranch is the ideal place for
relaxing outdoor vacations.
Blanco A one of a kind preserve where several endangered species of animals have a
chance to increase their numbers and at the same time allowing people to enjoy
their beauty and company. The commitment of the Zoo is not only to maintain a
healthy atmosphere for the animals, but help them to become people friendly.
Everyone has a chance to have a hands on experience with all the animals. You
not only can see them, but you can touch them! Open 7 days a week from 9 a.m.
to 6 p.m.
Texas Agrilife Extension - Nature Tourism Program http://nature
District 10 - Southwest Hunting Providers
Operation Name Operation Website
4-D Exotics http://www.4dexotics.com/
777 Ranch http://www.777ranch.com/
NANCE RANCH http://www.agonline.com/agonline/tx.asp
Black Eagle Ranch http://www.blackeagleranch.com/
Broken T Ranch http://www.brokentranch.com/index.htm
BugScuffle Ranch http://www.bugscuffle.com/
Catto-Gage Ranch http://www.cattogageranches.com/
crystal creek http://www.crystalcreekbowhunting.com/
D Bar D Ranch http://www.dbardranch.com/
Dos Angeles Ranch http://www.dosangelesranch.com/index.html
Double Arrow Bow Hunting http://www.doublearrowbowhunting.com/index.html
Flying A Ranch http://www.flyingaranch.net/
FTW Outfitters http://www.ftwoutfitters.com/FTW_Ranch.html
Geronimo Creek Ranch http://www.geronimocreekranch.com/
Hill Country Adventures http://www.hcadventures.com/index.asp
Helluva Hunt Outfitters http://www.helluvahunt.com/index.htm
Hill Country Hunting Adventures http://www.hillcountryhunting.org/
RICE'S RANCH http://www.hillcountryportal.com/hillcountryhuntingfishing.htm
1A Hunting in Texas Guide Service http://www.hunting-in-texas.com/
La Luna Linda http://www.huntluna.com/
Hunt Outfitters of Texas http://www.hunt-outfitters-of-texas.com/
Franklin Family Ranch http://www.hunttheffr.com/
J & R Moellendorf Hunting Ranch http://www.jandrmoellendorf.com/
Joshua Creek Ranch-Game Preserve and Resort http://www.joshuacreek.com/
McCarson Brothers Ranch http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
Cowden Ranch http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
Jack Strapp Ranch http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
C-1 Ranch http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
Las Cantarinas http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
Read Ranch http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
MUDGE RANCH http://www.junctiontexas.net/hunting.htm
K3 Ranch http://www.k3ranch.com/
Helwig Hunting Services http://www.kerrvilletx.com/Hunting_%20Page.html
Double A Ranch http://www.kerrvilletx.com/Hunting_%20Page.html
Arrow Z Ranch http://www.kerrvilletx.com/Hunting_%20Page.html
kyle ranch http://www.kyleranch.com/index.htm
LaFonda Ranch http://www.lafondaranch.com/index.htm
SIMONS RANCH http://www.lakesandhills.com/hunting.htm
Las Raices Ranch http://www.lasraicesranch.com/
Lazy F Ranch http://www.lazyfranch.com
Liveoak Forks Ranch http://www.liveoakforks.com/
wilburn nethery land and cattle http://www.lonestaroutdoornews.com
Love Ranches http://www.loveranches1.com/index.html
Masser Ranch http://www.masserranch.com/
North Mill Ranch http://www.northmillranch.com/
Pipe Creek Ranch Lodge http://www.pipecreekranch.com/
Rafter O Ranch http://www.rafteroranch.net/
Red Creek Nature Ranch http://www.redcreeknatureranch.com/
Red Rock Ranch http://www.redrockranchtx.com/
Rio Bonito Ranch http://www.riobonito.com/
Flatrock Ranch http://www.rosebudflatrockranch.com/about.html
Ryno Hunting Service http://www.rynohunting.com/
Sandy Oaks Ranch http://www.sandyoaksranch.com/
Shadow Dance Ranch http://www.shadowdanceranch.net/
Kinnikinnick Ranch http://www.sonoratx-chamber.com/Hunting.htm
Dos Lagos Ranch http://www.trophy-white-tailed.com/
rism Program http://naturetourism.tamu.edu
hwest Hunting Providers
Physical County Description of Site
KERR 4D Exotics is a 453 acre, high perimeter, fenced ranch. We have a variety of
animals for any hunter. We offer native Whitetail, Axis, Scimitar Horned Oryx,
Black Buck Antelope, Barasingha, Mouflon, Ramand Ferral Hogs, just to name a
MEDINA At the 777 Ranch, each day brings a renewal of one of the finest and most unique
sporting experiences found anywhere in the world. This hunting ranch contains an
abundance of native and exotic wildlife. White-tailed deer and large-mouth bass
thrive, as well as over 50 species of exotic plains game from five of the world's
continents. For almost 40 years, this 15,000-acre ranch has played host to
sportsman from all over the world. Even though these travelers, both individuals
and corporations, have the choice of many different destinations, they choose the
777 Ranch again and again because of our endless dedication to provide them
with the most exciting and satisfying outdoor experience of their life.
GILLESPIE Located in the scenic hills of Gillespie County, Black Eagle Ranch is a
picturesque place to spot Blackbuck antelope, Sika, Brown, White, & Spotted
Fallow, Axis, Whitetail, Buffalo, Red Deer, White Texas Dall Rams, Black
Hawaiian Rams, and many other exotics.
KERR At Broken T Rancher, there is land and game management that includes brush
control, water resources, supplemental feeding, livestock rotation and population
control of livestock and deer. With open range and some high fence, the Broken T
Ranch has been under game management since 1995, planned and coordinated
with help from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. The ranch is managed
for high quality 8 point or better white tailed deer, wild turkey, exotic game and
Beef Master cattle.
BANDERA Here at BugScuffle Ranch, we believe that bow hunting is much more challenging
than rifle hunting, due to the requirement of having to be up close and personal
with the animals. BugScuffle is a fully functional bow huntin ranch that has large
assortment of native and wild game. New blood is regularly introduced into the
exotic herds that improve the quality of the animals. The BugScuffle Ranch is
2,000 acres with many canyons and natural springs. The property is high fenced
with a secure entrance gate. The hunting lodge is right off the main highway for
easy access and can lodge 8 hunters.
KENDALL Hunting is offered on a daily basis. Buck hunts are guided. Does, turkey and
predator hunts are semi-guided. Spot and stalk hunts are available for an extra
charge of $75.00 per hour. The daily hunting fee is $150. On multiple day hunts,
one daily fee will be applied to your animal charge. We have a skinning area and
cooler available. There is a non-refundable deposit of $100 to book a hunt. Bow
hunting welcome. All hunters must sign our Hunters Release and abide by our
HAYS Ranch is located 30 miles west of Austin on the beautiful Pedernales River. Semi-
Guided Hill country Deer and Hog Hunts with Year-Round Feeders and Box
Blinds. Hunts are from Friday noon until Sunday Noon unless prior arrangements
are made for weekday hunts. Ideal for Adult / Youth Hunts.
KINNEY Our mission at Dos Angeles Ranch is to live the credo---"mi casa es su casa"---or
"nuestro rancho es su rancho"---to give each guest a premier hunting experience---
the same experience that we would expect if we were visiting someone else's
ranch. Since our focus is quail hunting ---a great hunting experience is an
abundance of birds, the precision and grace of trained bird dogs, a dining
experience worthy of the world's greatest restaurants, and accommodations which
beckon after a wonderful day in the field.
GONZALES We are the home to a bow hunters dream for exotic hunting in South Texas. If
you are not a bow hunter, don’t worry because we have access to over 3000 acres
to accommodate rifle and bow hunters on over 14 different species including
BANDERA At the Flying A Ranch, we take great pride in providing quality animals for your
hunting opportunities. Our goal is to ensure you; your family and guests have a
safe and enjoyable experience. The 9000-acre ranch, located just south of
Bandera, Texas, offers a variety of Hill Country whitetail deer and exotics,
including axis, fallow, sika and red deer. We are committed to providing you with
the ultimate hunt. Although we do not guarantee a successful hunt, most hunters
get multiple opportunities during their stay. Lodging is available at The Lodge on
San Julian Creek, which is located on the ranch.
EDWARDS We offer a wide variety of big game and waterfowl hunts. See our website for
more detail on specific packages.
MEDINA Geronimo Creek Ranch is home to some of the finest trophy whitetail deer habitat
in Texas. Here at the ranch we offer guided trophy whitetail hunts that will meet
or exceed all your expectations. Our deer management program is producing
monster whitetail bucks suitable for any den or office.
KENDALL Hill Country Adventures offers year round hunting on over 100,000 acres for
Axis, Aoudad, Blackbuck, Fallow, Mouflon, Corsican, Texas Dall and Black
Hawaiian sheep and over 40 other species as well as exceptional Pronghorn
Antelope hunts in Texas. Our spring turkey hunts are like no other and we offer
Trophy Whitetail deer hunts in South and North Texas and the Texas Hill
Country. We also have bass fishing and flyfishing for individuals, families and
COMAL Hunting outfitters for exotic, New Zealand, North American, African, and bear
tropies!!! Also a taxidermy operation.
KIMBLE If you're looking for an adventurous Trophy Whitetail Buck, Exotic Game or Wild
Hog Hunt, you have come to the right place! Our game management team
guarantees quality whitetail deer and exotic herds. We offer over 35,000 acres of
hunting ranch land in the Texas Hill Country. This is every hunters "dream come
Guadalupe Guided and semi-guided hunts for whitetail deer, wild boar hog, exotic game,
duck, goose, turkey, javelina, quail, mourning dove, whitewing dove, elk, varmint,
geese, sandhill crane or other waterfowl, and we're outfitters for even more!
KENDALL La Luna Linda Bed & Breakfast is located in the heart of the Hill Country, one
hour northwest of San Antonio and two hours southwest of Austin. Our three
guesthouses are located on a 140-year old German farm with several of the
original buildings, but have undergone rennovations.
KERR Welcome to Texas. The best year-round exotic and native game hunting area in
the United States. Whether you want a trophy exotic, Rio Grande Turkey or our
famous Whitetail buck, we have them . If Axis deer, Black buck, Fallow Deer,
Elk, Gazelle, Oryx and Russian Boar appeal to you, then you found the right guide.
BLANCO We do provide accommodations if you make an overnight trip to our exotic game
hunting ranch. The accommodations are $250 per hunter per night and include
lodging and meals. We provide two large meals and a light lunch each day. Your
accommodations include skeet shooting, fishing, and wildlife photography as
well. The exotic animal hunt is just a small part of the hunting package. If your
group consists of three or more hunters, the ranch may be reserved exclusively
for your group.
KERR The J & R Moellendorf Ranch is very proud to offer trophy white-tailed deer,
management buck, and also axis buck hunting centrally located in the beautiful
Texas Hill Country.
KENDALL Joshua Creek Ranch boasts 1,200 acres of diverse terrain, including Texas prairie
grasses, high bluffs that present a dramatic backdrop to crystal clear Joshua Creek,
and magnificent, ancient oaks that grace the gentle, rolling hills. Enhancing what
nature has provided, trails, accommodations, cuisine and amenities have been
added that translate into a sportsman's paradise.
KERR Come hunt Whitetail Bucks, Axis, Fallow, Sika, Exotic Sheep, Hogs, and Turkey.
Day Hunting Available by appointment.
KERR If you love to hunt, you will love Cowden Ranch, Kerr County Texas. Plentiful
Game, Exotics hunted year round, fair & honest treatment. Come and relax, while
experiencing free roaming hunting of whitetail and exotics on 2000 acres in the
beautiful Texas Hill Country. Game available include: Whitetail, Axis, Fallow,
Sika, Blackbuck Antelope, Corsican Rams, Texas Dall Sheep, Black Hawaiian
Sheep, Mouflan type Sheep, and Catalina Goat. You may camp, or use your
own self-contained RV. Hunting packages include two for three weekends and
one for only one weekend. Call for more information.
KIMBLE Lease for regular deer season on 329 acres in Kimble County.ty of deer, turkey,
some hogs. $2,000 per hunter for regular deer season. Location has James River
running through property with roaming hills. Lease has 4 main feeding spots.
KIMBLE Exotics Day Hunting: Trophy Fallow Buck, Trophy Black Buck, Trophy Black
Hawaiian Sheep, Trophy Mouflon Sheep, and Red Deer Cows. Please call for
KIMBLE Exotic hunts and much, much more!
KERR Set in the majestic hill country, the K3 offers world class exotic and native game
hunting as well as accommodations in our limestone lodge, available throughout
the year. Part of the original holdings of Captain Charles Schreiner, and founded
by Karol and Charles Schreiner, III the K3 has been carefully game-managed, to
produce the finest trophy hunting in Texas.
EDWARDS Spring turkey hunts: Two ranches totaling over 12,000 acres north of
Rocksprings, booking a maximum of four hunters at a time. Milo feeders in
operation or hunt by calling. $150 per day and trophy fee of $100 per gobbler.
These ranches have an abundance of turkeys. Package hunts out of Rocksprings:
Two full days of guided hunting for one buck and one turkey. Hunting takes place
from comfortable, weatherproof blinds that overlook electronic feeders. My
feeding program begins each year in August. You will be transported to and from
your blind each morning and evening of your hunt. I can handle your hotel
reservations in Rocksprings. Many repeat clients; references available. Total cost
per gun is $700 (NO HIDDEN CHARGES). A doe may be harvested for an
additional $100. I limit the number of hunters each season to ensure everyone a
good chance at success. Year-round hunting for exotics on "Chalk Creek Exotics"
near Junction, Texas. All your "standard" animals plus several super exotics.
Bargain prices on black buck, $1,000; pure mouflon, $850; aoudad, $1,500;
fallow, $1,500; sika, $1,100; axis, $1,100; scimitar oryx, $2,100; "Texas Dall,"
$800; black Hawaiian, $600; nubian ibex, $100/inch; addax, $3,500; elk $2,500
& up and red stag, $1,000 & up. Method of hunting varies from stalking on foot,
blind hunting, or safari style from high seats on 4x4. Daily guide fee of $150.
Accommodations available. Call for our brochure. Three day guided 1X1 trophy
whitetail hunt conducted on very large ranch. Quota includes one trophy buck,
KERR 480 acres, high fenced, managed and harvested to provide ample supply of good
bucks. Maximum of 2 hunters at any time. Owner guides hunts. Game: whitetail,
turkey, black buck antelope, sika and axis. Also doe hunting, most species. Fees:
All hunting done on per animal basis.
MEDINA 138 acres and 60 acres located in Bandera County. White-tailed deer, javelina,
and turkey. Russian boar, axis & other exotics. Also archery on white-tailed deer
only. Accommodations in cabins on each site available.
KINNEY The LaFonda is a working cattle and hunting ranch located in the arid brush
country of southwest Texas. For the trophy whitetail hunter, the wing shooting
enthusiast or the exotic game hunter, we can provide you with an unmatched level
of personal service, five-star accommodations, and a Texas hunting experience
that you will long remember.
BEXAR For the first 10 years of the stage's history, passengers couldn't be sure if they
were riding in Texas or Mexico. Since the early 1990's the Barrett family has
owned Las Raices Ranch (named after Las Raices Creek which means "The
Roots" in Spanish) and used it as their hunting getaway. Due to the success of the
management program, the ranch now yields more trophy deer than the family
members can possibly harvest themselves. With 4000+ High Fenced protein fed
acres, the Las Raices is able to provide excellent quality fair chase hunts with very
high success rates. It's our belief that we truly have the best deer in Texas. Come
hunt with us!
GONZALES Lazy F Rnahc is a 2,500-acres working guest ranch owned by the same Allen
family for six generations (144 years). The adventures consists of roping, riding,
working pens, farrier demos, pasture management, historical tours and visiting a
local saddle factory.
MEDINA Day hunting packages for deer, turkey, hogs, coyotes, wildcats, porcupines, and
EDWARDS Statewide Hunting and Fishing newspaper. Lone Star Outdoor News brings
sportsmen the most timely and credible information in print two times a month.
KERR Here at Love Ranches, we are dedicated to providing quality hunts for all.
Located in the Hill Country of Texas, hunts are challenging and safe. Please visit
our website to find out about what hunts we offer.
GILLESPIE Masser Ranch is proud to offer trophy white-tailed deer hunting and upland game
bird hunting opportunities for the discriminating hunter. Family owned and
operated, we provide quality experiences combined with old-time Texas
hospitality and good food for a reasonable price.
KIMBLE Northmill Ranch specializes in hospitality and personal attention both at the
lodge and while hunting. We want this to be one of the most successful and
enjoyable hunts (whitetail deer and exotics!) you have experienced. Airport
pickup at Austin or San Antonio can be arranged. Since we limit the number of
hunts per year and book only one party of four or less at a time, we have excellent
record book exotics all year. We also have very nice whitetail in season.
Management and meat hunts available and are nice for new hunters.
BANDERA This is a 5000-acre working, ecologically responsible ranch with 100 yr. old fully-
updated stone lodge for vacation and ecotourism rental for weekend or weekly.
Sleeps 6 with room for more in bunkhouse. 7 lakes, high ridges and hills, deep
valleys, springs and creek. The Ranch is a world unto itself, a pristine landscape
of majestic mountaintops, scenic valleys, hidden canyons and lakes, secluded
from the outside and fully self-contained. Email us for details on our
comprehensive hunting and fly-fishing packages for individual, group or corporate
KIMBLE The Rafter O Ranch is located approximately 17 miles west of Junction, TX in
Kimble county. It has been owned by our family for over 100 years. Our deer herd
has been on full year round feed for several years. We harvest only a limited
number of trophy Whitetail bucks. We have 8 blinds and feeders under high
fence and 4 under low fence. We can custom fit a hunting package for trophy
Whitetail, or exotics such as trophy Axis, Sika, and Blackbuck Antelope. We can
also put together a package for management bucks and does.
KIMBLE Redcreek Nature Ranch is a place of considerable biodiversity which people can
experience and explore in a variety of ways. It offers excellent opportunities for
photographing wildlife, plants and scenery, as well as bird watching, hiking,
biking and relaxing in a secluded, natural environment. It can also provide a
stimulating haven for quiet reflection, energy renewal and personal focus. We
offer excellent hunting on the ranch. With quality blinds and feed year round.
This is an open range ranch that produces quality whitetails and turkeys.
COMAL RED ROCK RANCH is located just a little more than an hour and a half south of
San Antonio, in Cotulla, La Salle County, Texas. RED ROCK RANCH offers
year-round hunting and fishing. We specialize in the hunting of exotics, and pride
ourselves in providing our hunters with outstanding trophies. We hunt whitetail
deer, turkey, dove and quail in season. We also have an abundant supply of feral
hogs and sheep.
KIMBLE Available Game: Whitetail Deer, Axis Deer, Sika Deer, Fallow Deer, Black Buck
Antelope, Aoudad Sheep, Ibex cross, Barbados Ram, Texas Dahl Ram, Catalina
Goat, Corsican Ram, Mouflon Ram, Black Hawaiian Ram, and Russian Boar Hog.
KERR Thank you for your interest in RYNO Hunting Service. Our clients are our most
valuable assets and are deeply appreciated and respected.
RYNO Hunting Service provides the following services: Hunting, Guiding,
Fishing, Game Management, Ranch Management, Ranch Security and
Investigations and Hunting Leases.
MEDINA Welcome to Sandy Oaks Ranch! We are a private Texas style Lodge,
Wingshooting, Sporting Clays and Entertainment Facility, among the large live
oaks of Medina County. Our pavilion areas are available for Corporate and
Family Retreats, Parties, Reunions and Weddings. We also offer overnight
accommodations and spa services. Our Lodge Pavilion is available for large or
small events, customized to your personal needs. Our Shooting Pavilion is
available for 5-Stand, Sporting Clays, Box Bird and Columbaire, Helice and Ball
Trap. Fly fishing trips are available, and are also guided by Foard Houston. Enjoy
fly fishing for large mouth bass in south Texas or sight casting for redfish and
trout on the Gulf Coast.
BANDERA Take Loop 410 West to Bandera Road (Hwy. 16). Go North (Right) 36 miles to
Bandera; turn right at the stop light on the main street in Bandera. Go three miles
to Hwy. 470 (Tarpley) and turn left. Shadow Dance Ranch will be located on your
right five miles west of Tarpley.
EDWARDS 2000 acres, blinds and feeders in place of remote rough country, Package 3 or 4
day hunts available in Edwards County. Whitetail deer, hogs and Rio Grand
Turkey available in abundance. This is in a very unspoiled remote location,
beautiful surroundings and scenery as well as great hunting. Hunting packages
designed to fit your needs. ALSO AVAILABLE: Hiking, Photography blinds,
camping, fresh air, starlit nights, transportation from airport in Del Rio and more.
Please call for more information.
BLANCO In November 2002 Dos Lagos Ranch began trophy white-tailed deer hunting for
the first time. The ranch has been under high fence and intense white-tailed deer
herd management since 1998 and is booking a limited number of hunts each year.
Trophy white-tailed deer genetics (both does and bucks) were introduced to the
ranch and the native white-tailed deer eliminated, thus insuring tremendous antler
potential. Our breeder bucks came from sires scoring 170 to 210 B&C and the
does are from big south Texas game ranches.
Texas Agrilife Extension - Nature Tourism Program http://naturetourism.tamu.edu
District 10 - Southwest Fishing Providers
Operation Name Operation Website
Captain Dwayne Clark Guide Service http://billingsbait.com/index.php?pr=Fishing_Guides
JEFFREY SNYDER http://www.alamoredfish.com/
Bassin Dave http://www.bassfishingaskdave.com/
GARY TEER http://www.cbga.org/GuidesBay.asp
ROBERT THRIFT http://www.cbga.org/GuidesBay.asp
CECIL JACKSON http://www.ckrrockportcharters.com/
Cypress Valley Preserve http://www.cypressvalleypreserve.com/
BLAS DELGADO http://www.danceswithfish.net/
Expedition Outfitters http://www.expedition-outfitters.net/index.html
Extreme Bowfishing http://www.extremebowfishing.com/home/
PATRICK TABOR http://www.fishinghookedup.com/
Hill Country Flyfishers http://www.hillcountryflyfishers.com/
WAYNE DAVIS http://www.hook-down.com/
DONALD HOUSMAN http://www.irresistiblecharters.com/
Minute Man Fishing Chartersq http://www.minutemanfishing.com/
Scales Guide Service http://www.scalesguideservice.com/
MICHAEL MORROW http://www.shellmist.com/
SHAWN REESE http://www.slickfishlure.com/info-guide.php
Texas Catfishing Adventures http://www.texascatfishingadventures.com/
Galveston Bay Fishing Adventures http://www.texasfishingguides.org/brown/
Lone Star Guide Service http://www.texasfishingguides.org/lonestar/
BILLY ROBINSON http://www.texasfishingguides.org/snyder/fishing_report.htm
HARRY LAMB http://www.texasfishingguides.org/snyder/fishing_report.htm
ALLEN CHRISTENSON http://www.txfishing.com/ac/
THOMAS CALLAHAN http://www.yankee-skipper.com/
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