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Enchanted Rock
Great area for hiking in the Texas Hill Country
A 90-minute drive from
San Antonio.
16710 Ranch Rd 965
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
This city is an hour drive from
San Antonio. A great destination that mixes Texas scenery with German heritage.
Government Canyon
Just outside of San Antonio, this 8,600 acre park is the perfect retreat for those seeking fresh air fitness.
Located between
San Antonio and Austin.
A historic
Texas town known for great shopping, cuisine and the best in Texas country music.
A 30 minute drive from
San Antonio.
Gruene Hall is a must see. Just ask Oregon State Head Coach Mike Riley who has a summer home down the street


Mitchell Lake Audubon Center
Just 20 minutes south of downtown San Antonio, the Mitchell Lake Audubon Center is located on a 1200-acre natural area. This unique and beautiful bird haven consists of the 600-acre Mitchell Lake, 215 acres of wetlands and ponds and 385 acres of upland habitat.

Natural Bridge Caverns
Located 30 minutes north of downtown San Antonio, eight miles west of I-35 at exit #175, Natural Bridge Caverns Road/F.M.3009.
A great chance to see historic and awe inspiring
Texas caverns.

Sea World San Antonio
10500 Sea World Drive, 78251, a 20 minute drive from Downtown.
Phone - (210) 523-3611

Six Flags Fiesta Texas
1700 IH-10 West, 78257, a 15 minute drive from Downtown.
Phone - (210) 697-5050

Snake Farm
Located 20 minutes northeast of San Antonio off of I-35.
5640 IH 35 South, New Braunfels, TX  78132
Phone - (830) 608-9270

John T. Floore's Country Store
Opened in 1945, Floore's has hosted some of the biggest names in country music.
14492 Old Bandera Rd
Helotes, TX 78023

25 minutes from downtown San Antonio.
Phone - (210) 695-8827