23 gorgeous state parks within driving distance of San Antonio

What better time than now to hop in the car and travel to one of Texas' many state parks to enjoy the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Garner State Park
234 RR 1050, Concan, (830) 232-6132, tpwd.texas.gov
Just about two hours west of San Antonio, Garner State Park lies in Concan, which is near literally not a whole lot else. Part of the beauty of Garner is its distance from large cities. It’s a place for you to camp with less light pollution and less reminders of back home. Plus, it’s gigantic and located right along the Frio River.
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The 25 Most Beautiful Trails to Hike or Bike Within Driving Distance of San Antonio

Whether you're an amateur hiker, experienced biker or just like a leisurely stroll on a scenic trail, we've picked out some of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Enchanted Rock
16710 Ranch Rd 965, Fredericksburg, (830) 685-3636, tpwd.texas.gov
Nearly 11 miles of trails lets you experience enviable views that are well-worth the hike. You’ll be able to experience them all (we know you’ll visit plenty of times),but start with the Summit Trail for 360 degree views of the park – from 1823 ft. in the air!
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