Start river season off with a splash and dive into Some of the clearest rivers in Texas! With the unbearable heat Texas brings, it is important to take time to cool down and have some fun. Here are a few places where you can have a splashing good time!
CONCAN SWIMMING HOLE
Photo by: Concan Swimming Hole Facebook Page
On a hot day, this cool spot is the perfect place to bring the family! With a sand volleyball court, picnic area, and a scenic swim, the possibilities are endless! Maybe head down to Neal’s Lodge and Cafe and get direct access to the swimming hole! It’s clear to see why this location has garnered attention as one of the best swimming holes in Texas.
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Swim your worries away at Utopia Park! This nonprofit park run by Ashley Dickerson is the perfect spot to bring friends and family for an adventurous weekend. While you’re there, be sure to set up camp, fire up the grill, and check out the rope swing. This unique utopia, lined by towering cypress and oak trees is guaranteed to create fun in the sun. Whether you’re tubing or swimming, grab your suit and get going!
FRIO RIVER PRIVATE ACCESS
Photo by: Frio River Private Access Facebook page
This hidden paradise offers secluded access to the Frio River. This oasis lies on a 450-acre family-owned ranch and grants you the exclusivity you’ve been searching for. Avoid the crowds and find tranquility in the privacy this area of the Frio River provides. With solitude like that, it’s no wonder this place fills up so fast!
CHALK BLUFF PARK
Chalk Bluff Park Facebook page
We can’t wait to make a splash at this part of the spring-fed Nueces River! Nestled right into the Hill Country, Chalk Bluff Park is the perfect place to float and watch the exotic animals and birds you can’t find anywhere else. Feel like you’re at a spa in this crystal clear water and soak in the gorgeous scenery. Whether taking a dip or bringing your canoe, it’s up to you.. all we know is this spot is hot and we’re not bluffing!
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Did you hear? Magers Crossing is blowing up in a major way! This river season favorite remains one of the most popular spots on the Frio with close parking and plenty of space. Located in the heart of the Frio Canyon, there’s no better place to unwind in the refreshing water of the Frio River. Sign us up!
Please call or check websites below for more information on their Day Use River Access pricing, hours, and procedures.