Looking for someplace to kick back and get a little sun before the season ends? Try these rockin’ hot spots.
Splash Kingdom Wild West
Beat the blazing Texas heat at this Western-themed waterpark. It’s fun for all ages, featuring water slides, a 700-foot long river, and 145 feet of beach at their wave pool. And you’ll especially love it if you’re a surfer – the WildRider is a surf simulator that creates the perfect wave.
Town Creek Hike and Bike Trail
Need a dose of sunny nature but don’t want to leave town? This 3.1-mile paved trail is the perfect destination. It winds through nearby Weatherford, and stops in Holland Lake Park, which features historic log cabins, picnic areas, and playgrounds.
If you love mountain biking, you’ll love this trail, less than 20 miles away. This 12-mile trail, with various difficulty levels, loops through wooded areas overlooking Lake Worth.
This amazing garden blends the traditional English style with ancient Chinese architecture. Find yourself blissfully lost in this 3.5-acre paradise, which features a 30-foot man-made waterfall.
The Shops at Willow Park
Enjoy a summer afternoon in this outdoor shopping center that is home to restaurants, breweries, retail shops, and salons. Pick up a beer at Parker County Brewing Company or an outfit for your next date at Carys Lane. It’s the perfect way to keep cool while still enjoying the beautiful summer weather in the Lone Star State.
If you’re looking for even more summer adventures, check out Travel Texas.