There’s no reason we can’t hold on to the summer for just one more weekend. Sure the kids are back in school and we’ve replaced our swimsuits with notebooks and pencils, but do we have to? For those out there who are looking for one last hoo-rah, we wanted to give you some ideas (many thanks to tips from www.texasoutside.com for some great easy, fun Texas getaways). We are sure these ideas will inspire you to either load up the car for a family road trip or find a babysitter for a weekend getaway with your spouse!
Before you hit the road, don’t forget to hit this link (www.texastreats.com) to see what snacks would be perfect for the trip. Add an extra measure of tasty fun to your getaway with Texas-themed snacks and sweets!
Zip & Stay, Austin, TX: “Get out of your comfort zone and head to the Austin area hill country for an exciting and fun zip line canopy tour and an unusual overnight stay in a unique and cozy tree house!”
Splash Kingdom, Canton, TX: Escape the heat in the refreshing water at Splash Kingdom! Come enjoy Paradise Island, Turfpro Kids Kingdom, a Wave Pool, a Lazy River, an 18-hole Glow-In-The-Dark Mini Golf course, and more awesome slides!
The Kimball Museum & The Zoo, Fort Worth, TX: Want to relax? Strolling through the Kimball museum may be just want your brain is craving. Enjoy lunch at The Buffet Restuarant and free admission to the museum. Another great way to spend the day in Fort Worth is at the Fort Worth Zoo! Check out the Zoos new stage a daily wild encounters!
Lake Lewisville, Lewisville, TX: What better way to enjoy the weekend than on the water! Head to Lake Lewisville, rent a boat, and cruise the perfect waters for the most enjoyable weekend you could want. For the more adventurous, take a powered parasail or parachute ride!
T Bar M, New Braunfels, TX: With something for everyone: tennis, golf, a lushly landscaped pool, massage therapy, movies, biking/jogging trails, sports facility and sports fields, T Bar M makes the perfect location for a weekend family getaway!