What Lurks Beneath This Texas Swimming Hole Is Terrifyingly Awesome
By Katie Lawrence|Published March 13, 2016
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
Okay, Texans – the weather’s starting to warm up, spring is so close you can almost taste it, and I know you’re starting to plan your family outdoor activities for the season. I have one you definitely need to add to the list. Located in Wimberley, a cute little town outside of Austin, Jacob’s Well will fascinate you and make your palms sweat with fear at the same time. It’s a beautiful natural spring with crystal-clear water, gorgeous limestone…and a 200-foot deep gaping abyss. Read ahead to learn what lurks beneath it.