Few People Know One Of Texas’ Most Popular Swimming Holes Is Hiding A Dark And Terrifying Secret

If you’ve lived in Texas for any significant length of time, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Jacob’s Well. One of the most popular swimming holes in the state, Jacob’s Well features crystal-clear, spring-fed waters that surround a “well” leading down below the water’s surface. Many people who come to enjoy this natural wonder have no idea that they are truly swimming on top of an extensive network of underwater caves that have claimed the lives of at least nine people. Here’s everything you need to know about Jacob’s Well caves.

Visit the Jacob’s Well Exploration Project website to learn more about the team’s valiant efforts.

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Address: Jacob's Well Natural Area, 1699 Mt Sharp Rd, Wimberley, TX 78676, USA