This One Small Texas Town Has More Outdoor Attractions Than Any Other Place In The State
You can always find something to do outdoors in a big city. Whether it’s a city park or town lake, there’ll never be any shortage of summertime fun to be had in, say, Houston or Austin. The only drawback is that these places just aren’t relaxing. This time of year is about experiencing the peace and serenity that come along with spending time in nature, and those feelings just don’t exist in the middle of a crowded metropolis.
But what if there was a small town with the same amount of outdoor recreation as a big city? Marble Falls, a town of about 6,000 on the outskirts of Austin, is one such place in Texas. With more than five separate attractions within the city limits and plenty more in surrounding areas, this little gem will be your new favorite summer destination. Here are a few of the best things to do there:
Have you ever been to Marble Falls? What’s your favorite thing to do there?
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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.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.