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Recreation

Brazos Outdoor Center

location

1191 CR 316, Rainbow, TX 76077

Details

CAMPGROUND OFFERING PRIMITIVE TENT CAMPING, FULL HOOKUP RV SITES AND TUBE, KAYAK AND CANOE RENTALS ON THE BANKS OF THE BRAZOS RIVER.

Brazos River Sports Company

location

1140 CR 315, Rainbow, TX 76077

Details

EXPLORE THE BRAZOS RIVER ON OUR HYDROBIKES, KAYAKS, CANOES, & TUBES. FISH FOR CATFISH, BASS, DRUM BY TAKING OUT ONE OF OUR FISHING BOATS OR FISHING HYDROBIKES; TAKE A GUIDED FISHING TOUR, OR JUST MEANDER DOWN THE RIVER WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS.

Dinosaur Valley State Park

location

1629 Park Rd. 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

IT’S EASY TO FIND DINOSAUR TRACKS IN THE PARK – JUST HEAD TO THE RIVER! Find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, watch for wildlife, look for a geocache, ride your horse, or visit our interpretive center. Stay at one of our campsites. Explore 20 miles of trails. Shop our park store for souvenirs, camping and fishing supplies, books, and much more. Rent a kayak at the park. Passes must be reserved in advance online or by calling their number.

Low Water Bridge Canoe Rentals (Seasonal)

location

1034 FM199, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Rhodes Canoe and Tube Rental (Seasonal)

location

7075 East Highway 67

Details

Tube, Kayak and Canoe rental & shuttle service.

T&A Adventure Outfitters

Details

Offering kayaks & Stand up paddle boards to rent, Paddleboard Yoga classes, and other water-based activities to explore! So, grab your buddies and make a day of it. Rentals are available for one, two, four hours, or a full day. Rentals are also available for other locations. Call for details.

Dinosaur Valley State Park

location

1629 Park Rd. 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

IT’S EASY TO FIND DINOSAUR TRACKS IN THE PARK – JUST HEAD TO THE RIVER! Find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, watch for wildlife, look for a geocache, ride your horse, or visit our interpretive center. Stay at one of our campsites. Explore 20 miles of trails. Shop our park store for souvenirs, camping and fishing supplies, books, and much more. Rent a kayak at the park. Passes must be reserved in advance online or by calling their number.

Rock Isle Miniature Golf (Seasonal)

location

1026 NE Barnard St Glen Rose, TX 76043

Squaw Valley Golf Course

location

2439 East Hwy 67, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Big Rocks Park

location

1014 SW Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

BIG ROCKS PARK IS FULL OF UNUSUALLY LARGE ROCKS. THERE ARE PLENTY OF SHALLOW AREAS FOR CHILDREN TO CLIMB, EXPLORE, AND PLAY. FAMILIES CAN ENJOY SWIMMING, FLOATING, FISHING, SLIDING DOWN THE DAM, THERE ARE PLENTY OF AREAS TO WALK ALONG THE PALUXY. ENJOY TAKING IN THE BEAUTIFUL SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF GLEN ROSE. THE PARK IS COMPLETELY FREE!

Brazos River Sports Company

location

1140 CR 315, Rainbow, TX 76077

Details

EXPLORE THE BRAZOS RIVER ON OUR HYDROBIKES, KAYAKS, CANOES, & TUBES. FISH FOR CATFISH, BASS, DRUM BY TAKING OUT ONE OF OUR FISHING BOATS OR FISHING HYDROBIKES; TAKE A GUIDED FISHING TOUR, OR JUST MEANDER DOWN THE RIVER WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS.

Dinosaur Valley State Park

location

1629 Park Rd. 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

IT’S EASY TO FIND DINOSAUR TRACKS IN THE PARK – JUST HEAD TO THE RIVER! Find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, watch for wildlife, look for a geocache, ride your horse, or visit our interpretive center. Stay at one of our campsites. Explore 20 miles of trails. Shop our park store for souvenirs, camping and fishing supplies, books, and much more. Rent a kayak at the park. Passes must be reserved in advance online or by calling their number.

Wheeler Branch Park

location

2099 CR 301, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

The park has a boat ramp with a floating dock, a beach area that also has its own floating dock island, public restrooms, covered picnic areas, and a large pavilion. There is also a very nice fishing pier.

Wheeler Branch Reservoir

location

2521 Co Rd 301, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Dinosaur Valley State Park

location

1629 Park Rd. 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

IT’S EASY TO FIND DINOSAUR TRACKS IN THE PARK – JUST HEAD TO THE RIVER! Find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, watch for wildlife, look for a geocache, ride your horse, or visit our interpretive center. Stay at one of our campsites. Explore 20 miles of trails. Shop our park store for souvenirs, camping and fishing supplies, books, and much more. Rent a kayak at the park. Passes must be reserved in advance online or by calling their number.

Eagle Eye Ranch Carriage Company

location

1629 Park Rd 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

Saddle up and enjoy some spectacular views as you ride along Dinosaur Valley State Park scenic trails.Being on the back of a horse gives you a different perspective of the park’s untouched beauty and a connection with the past. EERCC is honored to share our love of horses, nature, and the past with our guests. Eagle Eye Ranch also specializes in horse-drawn carriage service for all your event needs! Romantic occasions, weddings, parades, family reunions, quinceaneras, and photo shoots are a few of the events that are made special by our services. We offer a beautiful entrance to any event. We pride ourselves on being a professional carriage service with years of experience.We add “cowboy-chic flare” to any event. Eagle Eye Ranch’s horses are seasoned veterans that enjoy doing their part in making your event special while looking beautiful for the camera.

Dinosaur Valley State Park

location

1629 Park Rd. 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

IT’S EASY TO FIND DINOSAUR TRACKS IN THE PARK – JUST HEAD TO THE RIVER! Find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, watch for wildlife, look for a geocache, ride your horse, or visit our interpretive center. Stay at one of our campsites. Explore 20 miles of trails. Shop our park store for souvenirs, camping and fishing supplies, books, and much more. Rent a kayak at the park. Passes must be reserved in advance online or by calling their number.

Big Rocks Park

location

1014 SW Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

BIG ROCKS PARK IS FULL OF UNUSUALLY LARGE ROCKS. THERE ARE PLENTY OF SHALLOW AREAS FOR CHILDREN TO CLIMB, EXPLORE, AND PLAY. FAMILIES CAN ENJOY SWIMMING, FLOATING, FISHING, SLIDING DOWN THE DAM, THERE ARE PLENTY OF AREAS TO WALK ALONG THE PALUXY. ENJOY TAKING IN THE BEAUTIFUL SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF GLEN ROSE. THE PARK IS COMPLETELY FREE!

Brazos Outdoor Center

location

1191 CR 316, Rainbow, TX 76077

Details

CAMPGROUND OFFERING PRIMITIVE TENT CAMPING, FULL HOOKUP RV SITES AND TUBE, KAYAK AND CANOE RENTALS ON THE BANKS OF THE BRAZOS RIVER.

Brazos River Sports Company

location

1140 CR 315, Rainbow, TX 76077

Details

EXPLORE THE BRAZOS RIVER ON OUR HYDROBIKES, KAYAKS, CANOES, & TUBES. FISH FOR CATFISH, BASS, DRUM BY TAKING OUT ONE OF OUR FISHING BOATS OR FISHING HYDROBIKES; TAKE A GUIDED FISHING TOUR, OR JUST MEANDER DOWN THE RIVER WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS.

Dinosaur Valley State Park

location

1629 Park Rd. 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

IT’S EASY TO FIND DINOSAUR TRACKS IN THE PARK – JUST HEAD TO THE RIVER! Find dinosaur tracks, camp, picnic, hike, mountain bike, swim, fish and paddle in the river, watch for wildlife, look for a geocache, ride your horse, or visit our interpretive center. Stay at one of our campsites. Explore 20 miles of trails. Shop our park store for souvenirs, camping and fishing supplies, books, and much more. Rent a kayak at the park. Passes must be reserved in advance online or by calling their number.

Rhodes Canoe and Tube Rental (Seasonal)

location

7075 East Highway 67

Details

Tube, Kayak and Canoe rental & shuttle service.

T&A Adventure Outfitters

Details

Offering kayaks & Stand up paddle boards to rent, Paddleboard Yoga classes, and other water-based activities to explore! So, grab your buddies and make a day of it. Rentals are available for one, two, four hours, or a full day. Rentals are also available for other locations. Call for details.

Wheeler Branch Park

location

2099 CR 301, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

The park has a boat ramp with a floating dock, a beach area that also has its own floating dock island, public restrooms, covered picnic areas, and a large pavilion. There is also a very nice fishing pier.

Ed Young Gas Station “Outlaw Station”

location

On Google Maps, it can be found at the junction of Old US Hwy 67 and Outlaw Station.

Details

The Ed Young Gas Station in Glen Rose. All that is left is it’s a beautiful and unique shell. It is a favorite for photographers and sightseers in the dinosaur capital Rumored to have been a speakeasy back in the 1920s, this petrified wood beauty is a great roadside stop when you're taking the time to Explore Glen Rose!

The GOAT Ranch

location

1839 Highway 144 South, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

The GOAT Ranch is a working Boer goat ranch with a kidding season each spring. They typically have about 100 baby goats from about 60 does each year, and take pride in giving them a good life of browsing freely on different areas of the property. The GOAT Ranch offers a unique ranch experience by hosting goat yoga sessions with YogiFit Yoga as well as private tours and yoga sessions. For The GOAT Ranch, being in the presence of goats is where peace is found.

Sexton Mill – Opening Soon

location

100 Grace St., Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

Coming Soon! Sexton Mill on the Paluxy River in Glen Rose, Texas. BBQ, entertainment and plenty of space to picnic and enjoy the river views.

The White Buffalo Gallery

location

200 NE Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Details

Fine Art Gallery featuring artisan jewelry, Oil paintings, pastel paintings, ceramics, and bronzes. Featuring a LARGER than life statue of John Wayne!