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5 Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg MAY 22 2015

5 Ways to Wow Your Kids in Fredericksburg

See the bats emerge at Old Tunnel State Park- For a fun evening adventure, take a quick drive out to Old Tunnel State Park to watch millions of Mexican free-tailed bats emerge from an old railway tunnel and take flight into the night sky. Explore Enchanted Rock State Natural Area- The huge, pink granite dome […] View Post >
Summer 2015 Peach Harvest in Full Operation! MAY 21 2015

Summer 2015 Peach Harvest in Full Operation!

The 2015 Peach Season is now underway! Roadside markets and orchards around Fredericksburg and Stonewall are now open with a new crop of delicious Hill Country peaches. Many of the markets also have fresh blackberries and other produce available- making this the perfect time to head to the Texas Hill Country for a peach getaway. […] View Post >
To the Bat Cave! MAY 15 2015

To the Bat Cave!

Did you know an old abandoned railroad tunnel near Fredericksburg is home to millions of Mexican free-tailed bats during the summer months? The tunnel was originally constructed in 1913 as part of a railroad spur from San Antonio to Fredericksburg, Texas. It was abandoned in 1941 and the bats began to make it their summer home […] View Post >

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Treasure Hunt Your Way Through Texas State Parks MAY 13 2015

Treasure Hunt Your Way Through Texas State Parks

By: Enchanted Rock Park Ranger Scott Whitener The first time I heard the word Geocache, I had NO clue what it meant. Take the word apart and in my terms it means “a stash of stuff in the world”. When I found out what it was, it sounded ridiculously “nerdy”. Who in the world wants […] View Post >

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The Peach Basket Natural Foods & Supplements MAY 12 2015

The Peach Basket Natural Foods & Supplements

Peach Basket Natural Foods & Supplements has been an icon for Fredericksburg locals seeking their healthy lifestyle needs since its opening in 1977. Founders E.W. and Rubye Hallford were looking for a retail spot where they could sell the fresh peaches from their local orchard. They stumbled on a building which had been a free-standing […] View Post >