There’s No Better Place To Spend Your Summer Than These 7 Hidden Texas Spots
If you’re in search of new activities to spice up your summer, look no further. The following seven hidden gems in Texas each offer something a little different, from turquoise swimming holes where you can learn how to scuba dive to off-the-beaten-path state parks. You have to check these spots off your bucket list before the season comes to a close!
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
How many of these Texas hidden gems have you visited? Did we leave off your favorite spot? Tell us your thoughts in the comments section below, then check out our previous article for more hidden gems in the Lone Star State worthy of a trip.
Address: Riding River Ranch, 971 Kent Creek Rd, Leakey, TX 78873, USA
Address: The Blue Lagoon, 649 Pinedale Rd, Huntsville, TX 77320, USA
Address: Galveston Island State Park, 14901 FM3005, Galveston, TX 77554, USA
Address: Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, 2111 W Park Ave, Orange, TX 77630, USA
Address: Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge, 24907 FM 2004 Rd, Lake Jackson, TX 77566, USA
Address: Claiborne West Park, I-10, Vidor, TX 77662, USA
Address: San Felipe Springs, Del Rio, TX 78840, 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.
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