What Lurks Beneath This Texas Swimming Hole Is Terrifyingly Awesome

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.

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So, who’s ready to hop in the car and go check it out? If you’ve already been to Jacob’s Well, what did you think of it? Were you brave enough to dare jumping off the rocks?