Activities Around Town

  • Chasing Sunsets

    One of the most amazing things you can do in and around Fredericksburg is what we like to call “chasing sunsets”.  If you are interested during your visit, we can give you some maps of the best country roads with views to share spectacular sunsets with the one you love.

  • Enchanted Rock

    Whether you like to hike in the morning or would like stargazing, Enchanted Rock is one of Fredericksburg’s treasures.  Rebecca used to hike all over it asa kid and frequently slept on top of it during summers to see the Milky Way.

  • Wineries

    Fredericksburg is home to more than 50 wineries.Here are some of our favorites:

    • Grape Creek Vineyards
    • Signor
    • Pontotoc Vineyards
    • William Chris Vineyards
    • Narrow Path Vineyards

    We can give your directions, a map, names of some of the folks that work there and a list of our personal favorites.

  • LadyBird Park

    If you want to get out in nature without going to far afield, the Fredericksburg Nature Center, located at Lady Bird Johnson Park, has a unique blend of diverse habitats to explore. It was built and is operated and maintained by the Friends of the Fredericksburg Nature Center. There is also a very playable golf course and ample picking trails.

  • Unique Stuff

    The Bat Cave is the smallest Wildlife Management Area in Texas, containing only 16.1 acres of land. Despite its small size, there is a variety of recreational and wildlife-viewing opportunities. The abandoned railroad tunnel is home to up to three million Brazilian free-tailed bats and 3,000 Cave myotis from April to October. From May to October, visitors come to watch the bats emerge from the tunnel each night, and nightly educational programs provide guests with a better understanding of the life history and ecology of bats.

  • Peaches

    Fredericksburg is known as a peach growing region June and July are the best time to find them at fruit stands alone HWY 290 or at the Fredericksburg Farmers Market.  Don’t miss peach season for whole fruit, peach pie and homemade peach ice cream.