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Willow City Loop

Fredericksburg, TX
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Type: Scenic Drives
Activities: Driving
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Fredericksburg, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

If you arrive for wildflower season, this is the place to be. The road actually crosses the many ranches and for that reason you are asked to stay on the road and not park anywhere. The weekends require the sheriff's deputies to keep it moving so my suggestion is to come during the week. It is a pretty drive all... More

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Oviedo,Fl
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90 reviews 90 reviews
32 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We had read that in previous years that the wildflowers were spectacular on this loop. However, the extreme drought resulted in very few flowers for this season - only cacti and scrub bushes. As everyone knows the abundance of wildflowers depends on the rain.

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St Mary Bourne
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142 reviews 142 reviews
27 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

In a lot of respects this is a very simple drive and at this time of year no wild flowers, but we really enjoyed it, I got a real flavour of Texas countryside and ws really happy that we had bothered to look this drive up.

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Do not miss this delightful slow drive tour of the quintessential Hill Country atmosphere across the landscape over hill and dale

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Spring, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A chance to see some great scenery, deer, cattle and even a roadrunner!! Loved the fence with the boots and hats on the fence posts!

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Euless, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is a nice little ride / drive that is not too long. I have done it many times & it is prettiest in the Spring when the wildflowers are blooming. Also, don't forget to stop by the Knot in the Loop Saloon for a great burger! It is a fun little place.

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Austin, Texas, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Willow City Loop is a wonderfully beautiful hill country drive that goes past several private ranches. You are not allowed to get out of the car, but you really don't need to...the views from the car are extraordinary. I usually take this drive during blue bonnet season, but went this past week. It was just as beautiful...just different wildflowers. We... More

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Grand Prairie, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stay ON The Road, Drive VERY Slowly, otherwise you'll miss the views! Don't forget, on the weekends there's a BBQ Hut At the Start of the Loop!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Beautiful in spring the wildflowers are awsome. Drove several times. Would recommend to anyone who is going to Fredericksburg to drive willow city loop.

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Weatherford
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Read about this place and planned to visit during our motorcycle ride through the hill country. Went at the time it was advertised to be open. Sign out front said OPEN. Went in, Saw no one. Called out a "Hello" A VERY RUDE guy came in and said "What did you do just help yourself! We are CLOSED!!" He then... More

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