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101 FUN THINGS: Nature, beauty attract campers to Highland Lakes state parks

CONNIE SWINNEY • PICAYUNE STAFF JOHNSON CITY — Visitors from across the state will travel to Highland Lakes state parks for their next big camping adventures. “In today’s hectic lifestyle, camping allows a peaceful respite. It gets people back to nature, which a lot of people don’t get now with an urban lifestyle,” said John [...]

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101 FUN THINGS: Hit the roads in the Highland Lakes in an RV

You’ve dreamed of hitting the open road in your own recreational vehicle, so why not come to the Highland Lakes? We’d love for you to stop by and sit a spell, whether for a weekend, a week or two or even several months. Here’s a list of facilities where you can park your home away [...]

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101 Fun Things to do in the Highland Lakes: Pick up your free copy now

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — If you’re looking for adventure, then get your free copy of 101 Fun Things to do in the Highland Lakes. The Fall/Winter 2013 edition is now on newsstands with information on where to eat, sleep, dance, golf, shop, boat, swim, fly, camp, bike, jog, hike, get married, honeymoon — you [...]

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101 FUN THINGS TO DO: Boats revved up and ready for LakeFest 2013

About 130-plus boats are expected to compete in this weekend’s 22nd annual Marble Falls LakeFest on Lake Marble Falls. The Aug. 9-11 race draws competitors from across Texas and other parts of the country.

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101 FUN THINGS TO DO: Visit Lake Marble Falls — a lot of fun in a small package

Though it is the smallest lake in the upper Highland Lakes chain, Lake Marble Falls packs a lot of fun into its 611 acres. The biggest selling point of the little lake is that while water levels fluctuate on the two largest lakes, Buchanan and Travis, Lake Marble Falls remains mostly steady at 737 feet [...]

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101 FUN THINGS: Find your piece of heaven with the right Highland Lakes real estate agent

Now that you’ve spent some time enjoying the Hill Country, you probably want to live here. Well, quit dreaming and get  yourself a Highland Lakes real estate agent! Whether you’re looking for a home, a summer or weekend retreat or some property for down the line, you’ll find it in the Highland Lakes.

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101 THINGS TO DO: Go boating or take a hike at Inks Lake in Burnet

Drought or no drought, one lake that is always filled and ready for sport is Inks Lake in Burnet. A constant-level lake, Inks covers 831 acres with a maximum depth of 60 feet. Its 888 feet of water fluctuates by only about a foot a year. At 4.2 miles long and 3,000 feet wide, it is [...]

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101 FUN THINGS: Some of the best fishing and boating is on Lake LBJ

Perhaps the most popular of the Highland Lakes for both water sports and fishing is Lake LBJ. Its 6,449 acres of water surface make it perfect for motor and sail boats, skiing and fishing. Lake LBJ begins in Kingsland and travels along the Colorado River footprint for 21 miles to Horseshoe Bay. It was originally [...]

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101 FUN THINGS: Beat the heat at the bowling alley

One way to beat the heat is to head for Lake Country Lanes bowling alley, 112 Northridge along U.S. 281 just north of Marble Falls. Lake Country Lanes is air-conditioned and a super comfortable way to entertain during the hottest part of the season.

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101 FUN THINGS: New Horseshoe Bay festival Beer by the Bay open to public

Beer by the Bay Music Festival, a new Horseshoe Bay event, brings a Texas-sized serving of music, food and beer to the Hill Country. Set for July 26-28, the festival features a music lineup including Two Tons of Steel, Jason Helms Band, The Bart Crow Band, Kylie Rae Harris, Matt Caldwell, CrossOver, Matt Kimbrow, Ryan Harkrider [...]

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101 FUN THINGS: Explore Marble Falls history at Falls on the Colorado Museum

Even the building is steeped in Marble Falls history at the Falls on the Colorado Museum at 2001 Broadway in Marble Falls. The facility is located in the Granite Building, which originally served as the only school in town. It was built in 1891 from pink granite found just up the road in the Granite [...]

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Night in Old Fredericksburg

101 FUN THINGS: Enjoy food and music at Night in Old Fredericksburg

What can be better than fresh-picked Hill Country peaches, a selection of Texas wines and tasty sausage? If that has your mouth salivating a bit, then get ready for the annual Night in Old Fredericksburg this weekend, July 19-20.

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101 FUN THINGS: Get ready for bulls, barrels and more at Marble Falls Rodeo

The gates to the 2013 Marble Falls Rodeo open at 6 p.m. July 19-20 at the Charley Taylor Arena, located south of Marble Falls at 3053 U.S. 281. The rodeo action cranks up at 8 p.m. both nights. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger.

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101 FUN THINGS: Shop Fredericksburg Trade Days for fabulous finds

Shop Fredericksburg Trade Days every third weekend of the month at Sunday Farms. Doors open on its biergarten and six barns for three days of live music, shopping and food. You’ll find antiques, collectibles, tools (yes, guys there’s something for you), ranch furniture, clothing and jewelry. The choices are unique, unusual, one-of-a-kind. Oh, yeah, did [...]

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