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Nature - Resorts and Lodges in Texas
Texas features more than 70 state parks and natural areas, perfect for exploring during your next getaway. Big Bend Ranch State Park, the state’s largest state park at 311,000 acres, is located along the Rio Grande and features plenty of hiking trails for all skill levels. If you are looking for more of an educational trip tied together with a bit of history, head to the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park. Enjoy the historical sites, picnicking, fishing, swimming, nature and wildlife viewing. The Visitor Center at the state park even houses some of the former president’s memorabilia.
The ranch resides in the unspoiled region of Big Bend and is home to diverse wildlife such as Texas longhorn cattle, golden eagles, and coyotes. Big Bend National Park is a short drive away, offering unparalleled experiences in the Rio Grande canyons.
Looking for a hefty dose of nature during a stay at The Dunes? Trek on over to the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, known as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife, to truly reconnect with the natural beauty and nature the Gulf has to offer.
As the only full-service resort on Lake Texoma, Tanglewood allows for plenty of nature and sightseeing. Explore the waters on a fishing or canoeing trip and enjoy the calming breeze. Or, keep your feet firmly on the ground at the Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, adjacent to the resort. Discover the many native plants and animals on a relaxing...
Located at the very end of a road, and situated on three acres, Willow Point rests in a natural setting on its own point on Lake Buchanan. You can see raccoons, possums and squirrels, plus old oak and pine trees around this beautiful Hill Country resort. Go fishing on the lake, or take a walk along the shoreline!
The beauty of nature is all around when you stay at Cypress Creek Cottages. The scenic Texas Hill Country offers you a wealth of outdoor recreations and opportunities. Visit one of many local lakes for a day of fishing, take a hike through the hills, and much more.
At Lone Star Yogi, you have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature. Whether you're simply camping in a tent, or have the full RV set-up with electricity and wireless internet, you can still absorb the peace and relaxation that comes straight from nature. Enjoy a refreshing Texas getaway at this one-of-a-kind destination!
Located in the heart of the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve, Travaasa Destinations lets you truly embrace nature. Enjoy a variety of fun outdoor activities including horseback riding, ziplining, and hiking. Immerse yourself in the beautiful surroundings during your one-of-a-kind Texas getaway!
The Flying L Guest Ranch is located in the heart of Texas Hill Country, making it a great getaway for nature-lovers of all ages. Explore the ranch's hiking trails and take in stunning views of the area, or join in on a guided horseback riding trip through the area. Keep your eyes open for white-tail deer, axis deer, blackbucks, jackrabbits, and a...
Nature is all around you at Neal's! Float down the Frio River, hike the rolling Hill Country, or horseback ride through the breathtaking landscape. Bird lovers can grab their binoculars and enjoy one of the best bird-watching regions in Texas. You may even catch a glimpse of the endangered Gold-cheeked Warbler or Black-capped Vireo!
Head to Galveston Island State Park to view various biological communities and island ecosystems of this long barrier island. Make sure to bring your fishing pole along to reel in your limit of speckled trout. Come and enjoy the lovely sand beaches and make sure to bring your camera along. Your bound to see plenty of colorful wildlife!
Reconnect with nature during your getaway to West 1077 Guest Ranch! Explore the adjoining state park, the “ Hill Country State Natural Area” at your leisure, which you can even do-so via horseback riding. Horses are available at other nearby ranches or feel free to bring your own!
Nature awaits around every corner in Hill Country! Explore the breathtaking landscape on horseback and traverse various types of terrain from native grasslands to rolling, rocky hills. On your trip, catch a glimpse of the ranch's more than 20 exotic species exotic deer and antelope!
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