11 Staggeringly Beautiful Places In Texas That Will Always Be Waiting For You
Texas will always have new hidden gems to discover, but nothing compares to the tried-and-true classics. These 11 staggeringly beautiful places have been favorite destinations for ages, and they aren’t going anywhere soon.
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Address: Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, 2800 S Bentsen Palm Dr, Mission, TX 78572, USA
Address: Jacob's Well Natural Area, 1699 Mt Sharp Rd, Wimberley, TX 78676, USA
Address: Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, 16710 Ranch Rd 965, Fredericksburg, TX 78624, USA
Address: Caddo Lake State Park, 245 Park Rd 2, Karnack, TX 75661, USA
Address: Big Bend National Park, TX, USA
Address: Palo Duro Canyon State Park, 11450 State Hwy Park Rd 5, Canyon, TX 79015, USA
Address: Gorman Falls, Texas 76853, USA
Address: Devils River State Natural Area, 21715 Dolan Creek Rd, Del Rio, TX 78840, USA
Address: Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Dell City, TX 79847, USA
Address: Big Thicket National Preserve, FM 420, Kountze, TX 77625, USA
Address: Hamilton Pool Preserve, 24300 Hamilton Pool Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620, 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.
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.