San Marcos Things to Do

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  • 1. Aquarena Springs

    The old Aquarena Springs on Spring Lake that boasted beautifully manicured & landscaped grounds with a well managed program that controlled non-native plant growth in the lake is history. The Texas...

  • 2. San Marcos River

    This is one of the major attraction of the area, either you just stroll along or decide to do something more wet!! I was there in november but apparently tube renting is very popular during the...

  • 3. Blanco River

    A nice park on the Blanco River during the week. There are only a few choice spots right on the water with trees for shade and easy access to the water. Get there early to score a spot! Beware the...

  • 4. Hays County Courthouse

    This is one of the major piece of architecture in San Marcos. The Hays County was created in 1848 and named in honor of Capt. Jack C. Hays, a noted Indian fighter and Texas Ranger. Restored to its...

  • 5. Southwest Texas State University

    Southwest Texas State University (SWT is recognised as one of the top 3 public universities in Texas. It was established in 1899 and has expanded into the 7th largest public university in the state....

  • 6. First United Methodist Church

    First United Methodist Church is a Victorian Gothic styled church was completed in 1893 and has been serving congregations since that time. In 1939, 20 stained glass windows were added as memorials to...

  • 7. River Road

    River Road on the East side of 35 provides a nice refuge from the crowds and a quiet place to throw a ball to your dogs in the river off season. This area is pretty packed during the summer as it is...

  • 9. Small Town Main Square

    As in all these small towns, the main square is the heart where various activities during the year are held. This part of the city is listed in the National...

  • 10. Visit the earthquake formed...

    Visit the earthquake formed cave at Wonder World.Though Wonder World is just blocks from my house, I have never visited but it seems to be a very interesting...

  • 11. Pool parties

    San Marcos is a student town and is the place to go for pool parties. Have a swim, shoot some hoops, sink some beer, before getting into the hot tub with the...

  • 12. The First Baptist Church

    The present church has been completed in 1928. By chance, I passed there on a sunday morning, at mass time, it was amazing to see this huge parking in front of...

  • 13. The First United Methodist Church

    This is the fist church in Hays County. Built in 1893, the actual building is indeed the third one erected on this site. This is a good example of Gothic...

  • 14. Two Little Pals

    These two little pals were inseperable even when it came to fetching the stick in the river... they were having such a great time retrieving the stick over and...

  • 15. Go shopping at the outlet...

    Go shopping at the outlet malls just outside of town. It's the largest outlet mall in the state!I work here at a furniture store called Cassona Home...


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