Category Archive: Texas Swimming Holes

How to Keep Cool Like a Local at this FREE Park on the San Marcos River

One of our favorite swimming holes this summer has been at Rio Vista Park in San Marcos, and if you visit you’ll love it, too!  While most of the tourist head down to… Continue reading

Taking a Dip At The Devil’s Watering Hole in Texas

You will love this Texas Swimming Hole on a hot day, and you don’t even need to sell your soul to the devil to play here!  One of the wonders of the Texas… Continue reading

10 Big, Brave and Bold Adventures in Burnet, Texas

If you’re looking for an adrenaline packed weekend, look no further than the Texas Hill Country town of Burnet!  This town on Scenic Hwy 281 stretches West to Lake Buchanan, the largest of… Continue reading

Sirena Park and the Legend of Sirena the Indian Mermaid in Salado

I love local legends, and the one of Sirena, a beautiful Indian maiden, and her unrequited love of an Indian brave.  Crying by the river, a magical catfish overheard her and said he… Continue reading

Barton Springs Pool in Austin is Paradise on a Hot Summer Day

A dip into the cold water of Austin’s Barton Springs Pool should be on every Texan’s bucket list!  The pool and the Zilker Park attractions nearby can constitute a full day of fun,… Continue reading

15 Things to do in New Braunfels After You’ve Toobed the River

After a fun day toobing either the Comal or Guadalupe River in New Braunfels, there are still plenty of fun things to do in town! 1. Snake Farm and Animal Zoo   From what… Continue reading