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Enchanted Rock Fissure

Fredericksburg, TX
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excellent short hike

if you're passing through and need to stretch your legs this is a quick way to kill an hour or two... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2016
MegA107
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Houston, Texas
You must see this!

This is a beautiful place. A lot more than I expected. The ride through the hill country to get... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2016
KELBIRD67
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Waco, Texas
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This cave portion of Enchanted Rock has over 45 established rock climbing routes.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed August 29, 2016

if you're passing through and need to stretch your legs this is a quick way to kill an hour or two and get some gorgeous views of the Texas hill country.

1  Thank MegA107
Reviewed August 2, 2016

This is a beautiful place. A lot more than I expected. The ride through the hill country to get there is one of the most beautiful in Texas.

1  Thank KELBIRD67
Reviewed June 28, 2016

We hiked the Summit Trail, not too difficult-we are weekend hikers and over 50. Must wear sensible shoes-no flip flops or strollers. It took us about 30 minutes to reach the top and it was breath-taking. Go first thing in the morning, park opens at...More

1  Thank belleamy50
Reviewed May 24, 2016

When we first headed to the enchanted rock location, the sign put in by the state was blinking, indicating the park was closed. However, we decided it would be a great sightseeing rfide. We were right, the scenery was great and when you crest the...More

2  Thank ric l
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Better strap on your hiking shoes for this one, these rocks are quite steep. I highly recommend hiking this treasure to see the spectacular views that it has to offer. However, if not a fan of heights and still want to experience the rock, there...More

1  Thank Sheila B
Reviewed May 1, 2016

When nature creates it then that is true art. This is breathtaking scenery. Have a picnic and take a hike, or not... Beautiful.

1  Thank Sharon L
Reviewed April 5, 2016

I first went to Enchanted Rock over 40 years ago, when it was part of a private ranch, and you paid $5 to hike in and camp wherever you wanted. These days, it is an incredibly popular (and busy) state park...a good thing. Do the...More

1  Thank Bruce H
Reviewed March 21, 2016

We visited Enchanted Rock for hiking twice during our Fredericksburg stay. We arrived in the early evening both times to avoid the heat of the day, as the hike to the top provides no shade. The hikes are relatively easy, and the views are incredible....More

1  Thank Scrapper08
Reviewed March 10, 2016

Enchanted rock has been a favourite climbing area for us for many years. It is a pretty easy climb or hike for kids or families, but take plenty of water and wear a hat in the summer! Texas heat can be vicious! Fredericksburg is a...More

1  Thank Sharon A
Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

This is great if you are in great shape. I would recommend it during the cooler seasons. A one time deal, but fun. Hope you are in good shape, and have good shoes. Take water etc. No concessions on the way up lol

2  Thank Grandlk
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