|BOAT TO SEE THE FALLS ON THE COLORADO
|Buchanan Adventure Tours
Located at Canyon of the Eagles
offer both guided and non-guided trips as well as kayak, canoe and stand up paddle board
rentals. At Buchanan Adventure Tours, our goal is to amaze you with the grandeur of the
Texas Hill Country. We offer a vast array of excursions, both on and off the water. Choose
a guided kayaking adventure to Fall Creek Falls, or enjoy a nature hike with a BAT
naturalist. Try your hand at geocaching or take in the sights of Lake Buchanan while on a
pontoon cruise. Don't forget our recreational team building opportunities to challenge and
motivate your group. Experience natural wonders such as cascading waterfalls, rugged
granite cliffs, unique flora & fauna and soaring Bald Eagles. Located at the beautiful
Canyon of the Eagles Nature Park near Burnet, Texas, BAT is ecotourism at its finest.
Trail Page w/Map
Second weekend in April.
Enjoy the splendor of the Texas
wildflowers. Take sceinc drives through the Lakes and Hills region.
|BURNET GUNFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION
(Old Town - Jackson St.)
|Representing old town of Burnet by
staging a gunfight in the "Old West Town" near the train depot. Regularly
scheduled performances at 2:30 p.m. on most Saturdays. Schedule is in accordance with the
Hill Country Flyer train schedule.
|COUNTRY MUSIC MINATURE DONKEYS
|Country Music Minature
|Award winning minature donkeys with
names like George Jones, Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire! Open to the
public - but please call first to make sure someone will be there to show you around.
Park Road 4 between Burnet & Marble Falls
|The footprint of the main grounds and
buildings covers approximately four acres or 174,240 square feet. The main residence is
nearly ninety feet tall. Hundreds of thousands of pounds of limestone, granite, sand,
cement, rock and block, were used in the construction of Falkenstein Castle. Falkenstein
Castle sits on 113 acres with a majestic 360-degree panoramic view of the Texas hill
country. Public tours are not currently avaialble.
|Hill Country Flyer
Austin Steam Train Association
P.O. Box 1632
|Tour the scenic Texas Hill Country by
train! The Hill Country Flyer descends rugged Short Creek Canyon and crosses the tall
trestle over the South San Gabriel River on its way from Cedar Park to Burnet. During a
leisurely layover in Burnet, enjoy lunch and shopping on the town square. The train
operates on an evening schedule in December for a beautiful view of holiday lights along
|Pick your own fresh, sweet
strawberries during the spring, blackberries and tomatoes slowly take over as summer
arrives. While you're there, find your way through the giant "Texas"
|TOURS OF MARBLE FALLS
|Patty is a certified
"step-on" guide available to bus and van tours who want to see the Hill Country,
Austin, San Antonio, Fredericksburg, etc. Her knowledge and experience are
|VANISHING TEXAS RIVER CRUISE
Texas River Cruise
Canyon of the
Eagles on Lake Buchanan
|Winter and early spring are dominated
by some twenty-five American Bald Eagles that migrate to the Texas Colorado River Canyon
for the winter. Dine on our traditional Mexican/American Fajita Buffet while viewing
the awesome beauty of the Colorado River Canyon. Enjoy waterfalls, towering cliffs,
abundant wildlife and the many scenic vistas along the river banks. Imagine your own
isolated paradise and forget that any other world exists beyond this.
|WINE TRAIL & VINEYARD TOURS
Lakes Wineries and Vineyards
Flat Creek Estate
Lost Creek Vineyard
Solara Estate Winery
Stone House Vineyard
|The Highland Lakes region is home to
a number of vineyards and wineries producing award winning Texas wines. Tours and wine
tastings are a great way to spend a weekend in the beatiful Hill Country.
and Hills Wineries and Vineyards
|Texas Wine Trail
||Make your destination the Hill
Country during the five designated "Wine Trails" throughout the year. Each
winery will be hosting special events including tastings of newly released wines, wine and
food pairings, seminars, demonstrations and tours. Enjoy Hill Country artists, musicians,
crafters, chefs and entertainers of all kinds.