101 Things To Do In The Highland Lakes Fall - Winter 2014

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101 Fun Things - Canoe and Kayak

Perfect weather for a canoe or kayak on the Highland Lakes

03 January 2013

Paddle your way across the waters of the Highland Lakes by kayak or canoe. The winter weather so far has been perfect for a nice day on the water. Bring your own or rent. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Hiking

Hit the hiking trails in the Highland Lakes

02 January 2013

Texas winters are mostly perfect for hiking. Two top-notch places for hitting the trail are Pedernales Falls State Park east of Johnson City and Inks Lake State Park southwest of Burnet. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Fitness

Highland Lakes fitness centers help with New Year’s resolutions

01 January 2013

The only way to keep a resolution to get fit in the new year is consistency, says Patrick Bonner, manager of the Marble Falls Athletic Club. “Consistency kills,” Bonner says. “You have to make one decision a day — it’s a hard decision, but you have to be consistent to make it work.” (more…)

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Music fills the nightlife in Highland Lakes

31 December 2012

With everything from blues to country to rock to swing, music venues in the Highland Lakes feature live musicians almost every night of the week. It doesn’t have to be New Year’s Eve to go out and have a good time in the Highland Lakes! (more…)

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Take the family to Longhorn Cavern State Park

Take the family to Longhorn Cavern State Park

28 December 2012

See the Highland Lakes from the inside at Longhorn Cavern State Park. The 645-acre park features daily tours with plenty of local legends to go along with the geology. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Rock Climbing

Rock climbing in the Hill Country

27 December 2012

You can really grab some granite at Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, whether you are a seasoned or beginning rock climber. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Taking Christmas photos

How to photograph those special Christmas moments

25 December 2012

If you’re looking to make magic memories with that new camera Santa brought you for Christmas, the key is in the eye of the photographer. Picayune Editor Daniel Clifton knows a few things about how to capture the sights of the season. Most important, he says, is to keep your camera ready! (more…)

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Bowl a strike, sink a putt — fun activities in the Highland Lakes

Bowl a strike, sink a putt — fun activities in the Highland Lakes

24 December 2012

One way to relieve some day-to-day stress is to throw something. You can do this safely — and competitively — at Lake Country Lanes bowling alley, located at 112 Northridge along U.S. 281 just north of Marble Falls. And you can do it all through the holidays, too! Lake Country Lanes is open Christmas Eve […]

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101 Fun Things - Christmas Services

Christmas church services in the Highland Lakes

21 December 2012

The shopping, wrapping and baking should all be done by now. Time to turn our thoughts to the reason for the season. You can wish Jesus a happy birthday at any of the following church services. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Hunting seasons

Hunting season under way in Texas HIll Country

20 December 2012

Hunting season is in full swing in the Highland Lakes, home to Llano, the “Deer Hunting Capital of the World.” (more…)

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Posted in 101 Fun Things To Do Magazine, Activities, Hunting & Fishing, Outdoors

101 Fun Things - Winter Camping

Enjoy winter camping at area parks

19 December 2012

Camping is one of the favorite ways to enjoy the Highland Lakes, even (and maybe especially!) in the winter, when average temperatures are in the mid-60s. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Walking the towns

Winter is a time to walk and explore Hill Country towns

18 December 2012

Stroll your way through winter in the Highland Lakes, where the average high temperatures are in the mid-60s December-February. You can take in all the sights, sounds and smells with a leisurely walk around any of the area’s Main Streets and courthouse squares. (more…)

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101 Fun Things - Movies at Showbiz Cinema 8

Take time out for the movies at Showbiz Cinema 8 in Marble Falls

17 December 2012

“The Hobbit” took over Showbiz Cinema 8 for the weekend, with showings in 2D and D-Box. It is the first of a string of blockbusters scheduled for this holiday season. Located at 2600 U.S. 281 North in Marble Falls, Showbiz Cinema 8 is an eight-screen movie theater with stadium seating, thundering digital sound, 3-D and […]

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Last weekend to visit Old Bethlehem—but Highland Lakes holiday twinkles on!

Last weekend to visit Old Bethlehem—but Highland Lakes holiday twinkles on!

14 December 2012

The final of two weekends in Old Bethlehem  is Dec. 14-16 in Burnet. Main Street Bethlehem comes to life as volunteers from the First Baptist Church of Burnet don period costumes to give visitors a taste of life at the time of Christ’s birth. A visit to Bethlehem includes street vendors, craftspeople, shepherds and a […]

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