Hiking, biking, birding or just a casual stroll are all possibilities in Fredericksburg during the fall. The area's outdoor trails and parks are filled with unique wildlife, scenic vistas and space to roam. You will need a reservation for the area's most popular outdoor attraction - Enchanted Rock State Natural Area. Area farms and orchards will also offer pumpkin picking and buying opportunities during the fall.
Try Texas Wine
October is Texas Wine Month and the area's more than 50 vineyards and tasting rooms will be offering some of their newest vintages. Spend the day on a winery patio enjoying the autumn breeze and the changing colors of trees and vines in the surrounding hills. Texas Hill Country Wineries will again offer their Texas Wine Month Passport, which provides a great sampling of the area's vinos.
learn from the past
Take a step back in time at one of our museums and historic sites. You can see how early Fredericksburg settlers lived,...