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Address: Fredericksburg, TX
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This cave portion of Enchanted Rock has over 45 established rock climbing...

This cave portion of Enchanted Rock has over 45 established rock climbing routes.

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I survived my first solo camping trip here...and lived to tell about it

First, this place is truly a wonder. I first went out there 25 years ago and was stunned by the natural beauty of the place. My husband and I camped there a few times and I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 10, 2015
Chapparral
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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62 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

First, this place is truly a wonder. I first went out there 25 years ago and was stunned by the natural beauty of the place. My husband and I camped there a few times and I decided to try it alone one time during a late season cool snap. I set up my tent while a couple of white tail... More 

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texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

We always stay at the best place in town which is: Country Inn and Cottages.. Rooms are always cleaned and neat!!! The owners and staff are amazing.

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Thank Kelly G
Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

This is a pretty amazing place to visit! Highly recommend if you're in the area. We were at the park as soon as it opened, and I'm glad we were! By the time we climbed down, it was really hot. I'm not a hiker, so this was a good climb. We weren't in a hurry, so took a couple breaks,... More 

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1 Thank RhodiW
Texas
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164 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I climbed Enchanted rock a couple of years ago and really enjoyed it, but this time climbed it around 8pm for the sunset hike with friends and Ranger Scott. He is very informative and a friendly guide who hiked to the top with us. It never gets old seeing the beauty around this area. The sunset was awesome and it... More 

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Crosby, Texas, United States
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Go early to beat the heat and make sure to bring lots of water. A backpack really is a great way to keep your hands free. The climb is steep and we only made it halfway up, but it was worth it. Bring your camera!

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Thank Jeanette S
Round Rock, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This was a beautiful trek to the top but it was hot so bring lots of water & some snacks are great too! There is a little cave to explore once you reach the top so bring a head lamp so you don't drop your cell phone to the depths of the cave! Also if you are super tall or... More 

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Thank Lexy M
Bullard, Texas, United States
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42 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Amazing views and great photo opportunities. The trip up wasn't to hard, the kids ran straight up to the top, I walked. Me and my husband helped an older person up when they got tired, but made it to the top.

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Thank Stephanie G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Well, theres really not too terribly much to do if you are not going to climb the rock, which is more than we were prepared to do that day. It is a pretty drive over to the park and the rock is pretty cool to photograph. If you are in decent shape I would recommend climbing it.

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Nevada, Texas
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

You can see this as you approach the park. It was too large and not enough time to explore all day. But one must see this natural wonder.

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1 Thank harleyriderwalt
Galashiels, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Worth the drive fantastic views, critters, history and peace and quiet. Recommended by our hosts Sam and Becky at Chuckwagon Inn, Fredericksburg

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