The Underrated Natural Wonder Every Texan Should See At Least Once
By Katie Lawrence|Published July 21, 2018
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 began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
We love coming across places that look more like faraway tropical paradises or scenes from Tarzan than Texas, and luckily there are quite a few – not to mention the ones that have yet to be discovered. Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve in Austin is hiding a breathtaking waterfall, and the best part is that it only takes .2 miles to reach! See for yourself: