Wimberley is a rural town located among the giant cypress trees along
Cypress Creek and the Blanco River. The natural beauty of Wimberley has
attracted many artists to live and work in the area and their work is evident throughout
the town in numerous galleries. Wimberley is located only about 45 minutes southwest
of Austin and 60 minutes northeast of San Antonio. Wimberley has become a popular
weekend getaway for the tourists.
The Texas Hill Country is famous for its beautiful live oak trees, the
hills, the winding roads and the beautiful scenery.
Many nature activities are available around Wimberley. You can go
horseback riding, canoeing, rafting, hiking, birdwatching, or take a guided nature
tour. Enjoy the clear blue water of the Blanco River and Canyon Lake is only a short
distance away for boating and fishing. The Woodcreek Country Club has a challenging
18 hole golf course.
Local festivals offering live music as well as the local art shows are all
popular with the tourists.
Folks love to come to the Wimberley Market Days the first Saturday of each
month from April to December. The Market Day started in 1964 and has crafts, baked
goods, jewelry, clothing, books and just about anything else that a tourist or bargain
shopper may be looking for. People come from all over Texas to experience this
Come experience the beauty of the creek and the river, the beautiful trees
and winding roads in this unique country village. Spend the weekend or a week in the
peaceful atmosphere of Wimberley and you will want to return often. The pace is
slow, the people are friendly, the scenery is beautiful and you will go home feeling
completely relaxed and renewed.
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