One Of The Most Unique Towns In America, Johnson City Is Perfect For A Day Trip In Texas
Texas is rife with small towns that make idyllic day trip destinations, and Johnson City is among the most underrated of them all. Home to the 36th president of the United States, great restaurants, and awe-inspiring natural wonders, this tiny blip on the map is so worth visiting.
Click here to learn about the state park, and here for the national historical park. Here, you’ll find the Facebook page to the state park, and you can click here for the National Park’s page. Tours of the ranch are offered seven days a week, and permits are issued between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Have you ever been to Johnson City? If so, did you visit either the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park or National Historical Park? What about Pedernales Falls or Pecan Street Brewing? Tell us all about your experience in the comments section below, and check out our previous article for more small towns in Texas worth taking a detour to.
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Address: Johnson City, TX 78636, USA
Address: Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, 1048 Park Road #49, Stonewall, TX 78671, USA
Address: Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site, 199 Park Road 52, Stonewall, TX 78671, USA
Address: Pecan Street Brewing, Avenue, 106 E Pecan Dr, Johnson City, TX 78636, USA
Address: Pedernales Falls State Park, 2585 Park Rd 6026, Johnson City, TX 78636, USA
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 changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
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