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Parks To Visit When in Fredericksburg, TX

Fredericksburg is not just a quaint little German town but it also offers a lot of outdoor spaces to enjoy, relax, exercise, or just reconnect with nature. Visit these parks when in town.

Hiking, camping, rock climbing, and geocaching are only a few things to do in this park. See beautiful sceneries, enjoy nature and check out their ranger programs for special tours for your group.

Address: 16710 Ranch Road 965, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 830-685-3636

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The massive park features a lake, riparian woodland, post-oak savanna, and short grass meadows. A tour guide is available at the park and there is no admission fee.

Address: 432 Lady Bird Drive, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 830-997-4202

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Learn about the history of the town in this park. Take a self-guided tour at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm, see rangers dressed in period clothing raise crops, take care of animals, and cook meals. Walk along in the historic cabins and nature trails too.

Address: 199 Park Road 52, Stonewall, TX 78671

Phone: +1 830-644-2252

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This historic hill features beautiful views, walking trails, a butterfly garden, and picnic areas. See the timber cross that was used as a lookout point by Native Americans was found in 1847 dung the settling of Fredericksburg.

Address: N. Milam St., Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 830-997-7521

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Visit the Vereins Kirche Museum, seat, unwind or attend events in the three open-air pavilions, and let your kids enjoy the Marktplatz Playground.

Address: 114 W. Main St., Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 830-997-7521

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This place is an elephant sanctuary and preserve that offers a once-in-a-lifetime interactive experience to fully immerse yourself with these amazing creatures as well as learn and understand the need for elephant conservation.

Address: 650 Double Horn Road, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 830-992-0373

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Let your dog enjoy the amazing town too! Bring them to the dog park to run, play, and enjoy the outdoors.

Address: 360 Lady Bird Drive, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

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This park is designed for sports play and recreation. It has a baseball and softball field, playground, skatepark, soccer field, and a basketball pavilion.

Address: 412 S. Lincoln St., Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 830-997-7521

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This abandoned railroad tunnel is home to millions of Mexican free-tailed bats seasonally. Enjoy hiking, bird watching, and general wildlife. Permits are required from November to April and sold in advance through an online reservation system.

Address: 10619 Old San Antonio Rd, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Phone: +1 866-978-2287

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Enjoy the outdoors and your vacation in Fredericksburg, Texas!

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