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Very Interesting And Creepy Spot!

My adult son talked me into going there which is in the middle of nowhere. The rocky path that led... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
828roxanneb
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Houston, Texas
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INTERESTING SPOT...INTERESTING HISTORY!

My husband found this spot on a 'map' we picked up of the area so we decided to 'find it'. It was... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
PETUNIA1985
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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 weeks ago
“Very Interesting And Creepy Spot!”
Jan 10, 2019
“INTERESTING SPOT...INTERESTING HISTORY!”
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off County Road 401 between RR. 2147 East and Highway 71, Marble Falls, TX
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My adult son talked me into going there which is in the middle of nowhere. The rocky path that led up to it was pretty cool. When we got there, my teenage daughter and mother refused to get off the car! Lol The history of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

My husband found this spot on a 'map' we picked up of the area so we decided to 'find it'. It was up a road that you normally wouldn't choose and had to circle back to find the actual spot. Not much else there except...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

We found this spot because of geocaching! It's an interesting piece of history for this part of the country - I'm sure this isn't the only such place in the country! Just a quick stop for history buffs -- nothing spectacular but worth the fun,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank momcheers
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Believe me or not but this is the solemn truth. I visited Dead Man's hole a while back. Heard about it my entire life (was once on family land). My wife stayed in the car while I checked out the hole. Got back in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank AlamoTiger
Reviewed August 2, 2018

We first went here 4 years ago. The kids loved it and my husband loves teasing them about it.....”if you don’t behave, we will throw you in Dead Man’s hole!” Quick stop off the road, read the marker. Takes all of 10 minutes!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LauraLW123
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Dead Man's Hole is a very interesting place explaining a dark piece of history in Burnet County. The site itself is easy to access, a very short walk from parking. Of course the hole itself is covered up for safety reasons but I'm glad it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank cfshanks
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

It’s a covered hole, you may miss it if you are not looking. Weird and creepy side stop. The hole is covered so no one can fall in, and there is a historical marker telling the history of the hole.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

I was vary unimpressed when I can and all I found was a hole you could dig in a day. Atlease it's free.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Roving737652
Reviewed November 11, 2017

I discovered Dead Man's Hole while driving down the country road taking pictures of beautiful wildflowers in the spring. It is an historic site in Texas a few miles south of Marble Falls. It is a hole in the ground that is very deep where...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Harold B
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Not well marked from 281. Area unkept. Kind of creepy area but nice piece of history. But mostly just a marker.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank TammyTripp
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