Now that you’ve made the decision to take a trip to Uvalde County, it’s time to get prepared. Get the most out of your vacation and fill your suitcase with all the necessities to make your trip all the better. With everything this county has to offer, you’re going to want to take a piece of Uvalde County home with you, so be sure to leave some room! Here’s a list that should make your trip jam-packed.
PACK A SWIMSUIT
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With 3 major rivers running through the middle of Uvalde County, a swimsuit is essential! The Sabinal, the Nueces, and the Frio River provide refreshing, spring-fed waters, perfect for taking a dip. Basking in the sun or hanging in the shade, Uvalde County’s rivers are sure to be a great way to have a relaxing day.
PACK THE SUNNY NECESSITIES
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Get your sunscreen, sunglasses, and hat, and get going! Chill poolside at one of our lodges or wade in the refreshing water of our rivers and enjoy the Texas heat with protection! Your sunkissed skin will thank you later.
GRAB YOUR RIVER GEAR
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With all of the amenities, it’s easy to see why Uvalde County is one of the top spots for tubing in Texas. But whether you’re kayaking, canoeing, or tubing, this means you’ll need some river gear. We suggest heading down to Josh’s Frio River Outfitter to grab some water shoes and a waterproof bag to ensure your day will be smooth sailing.
PACK THE CAMPING GEAR
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Uvalde County has over 30 spots to go camping and with these Hill Country views, you really can’t go wrong. Be sure to bring your tent, sleeping bag, and your flashlight so there will be no lions, tigers, or bears. Oh my!
BRING YOUR EYES AND EARS
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From the Crystal Clear waters to the breathtaking views, to even the historical sites, there’s so much to take in. Between listening to the native birds and watching the exotic animals, you will surely see Texas clearly during your visit.
PACK YOUR HIKING SHOES
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Trailblaze your way through the beautiful State Park or climb in the Hill Country, but make sure you bring your shoes! These shoes were made for walking and that’s just what they’ll do, so find the right ones for you. With these adventurous trails, it’s paramount you find some new kicks!
BRING YOUR REUSABLES
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Uvalde County plans to keep what’s around the river bend! With all of the river cleanup operations, it’s important to do your part and go green on this trip. Pack your reusables; bring your reusable water bottle, utensils, and sustainable personal items.
We can’t wait for you to visit our magical county! Please call or check websites for more information and availability.