We already know autumn in Texas is going to be vibrant as usual this year. Several places, such as Lost Maples State Natural Area and McKittrick Canyon, come to mind, but we’ve already covered those. Today, we’re talking about Garner State Park in the fall, with a mountain named Old Baldy that provides stunning panoramic views of the surrounding landscape and nearly 2,000 acres of terrain. This enchanting place is definitely where you need to be when the leaves begin to change.

Have you ever been to Garner State Park in the fall? Where else in Texas has stunning autumn leaves? Please share your experiences in the comments below about one of the best fall foliage hikes in Texas.

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Where is another one of the best fall foliage hikes in Texas?

Enter the magical world of Lake Bob Sandlin State Park in Pittsburg, where you will find tall grasses, huge trees, and an interesting variety of wildlife. Recreational activities abound here on land and water including fishing, swimming, boating, and kayaking. The lake offers plenty of room on its 9,000 acres. If you want a more relaxed experience, those are available too. Pack a picnic and enjoy the scenes of nature under the trees. And of course, walk or bike the 3.3 miles of wooded trails, and enjoy another amazing fall foliage hike in Texas.

Where is another opportunity to see fall foliage in Texas?

While Lost Maples State Natural Area in Vanderpool is a great place to visit during any season, it is especially renowned for its autumn display of color. Enjoy the sheer canyon walls, plentiful wild­flowers, and the glimmering Sabinal River. And the activities are endless including fishing, birdwatching, stargazing, and taking a fall foliage hike in Texas. This area also protects a special strand of Uvalde bigtooth maple trees, a featured item for their colorful autumn leaves.

Where is another one of the best things to do in the fall in Texas?

Visit Love Creek Orchards in Medina to find many reasons to visit. The Apple Store has been a popular destination since 2007, featuring "award-winning" apple pie and southern pecan pie, hand-crafted with rich, flaky crust and, of course, the freshest, hand-picked Texas apples. Some twists on the classic pecan pie include chocolate and caramel. Enjoy a slice with ice cream on the Patio Café, which keeps customers returning, as does The Great Hill Country Pumpkin Patch, which opens in early October.





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