Centrally located, many area attractions are within minutes of Top of the Hill RV Resort. San Antonio’s River Walk, Sea World, Fiesta Texas and Six Flags Water Park are less than 30 minutes away. For golfers, the picturesque grounds of four nearby courses will challenge your game. Historic Boerne, Fredericksburg, Kerrville and Luckenbach, will allow full expression of your shopping savvy. Increase your sense of history by touring the Alamo, President Lyndon Johnson’s boyhood home at the LBJ ranch near Johnson City or the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg. The Boerne Chamber of Commerce, Comfort Chamber of Commerce and the Boerne Texas Convention and Visitors Bureau are excellent sources of local information.
Boerne, Texas is located just 10 minutes from Top of the Hill RV Resort and 20 minutes from San Antonio. In the charming historic district of downtown Boerne, you will find a mixture of quaint antique boutiques with charming hospitality, specialty stores, art galleries, along with delicious cafes and restaurants. Stroll along Main Street and enjoy galleries, museums, antique shopping, turn-of-the-century architecture, gardens and “river walk”. Boerne provides all the ambiance of a larger city, with a relaxing setting for a gateway vacation.
Entertainment is the name of the game at the 200-acre Six Flags Fiesta Texas. The park offers distinctly themed areas, each reflecting a part of the state’s vast culture, through design, food and, of course, entertainment. Seven large theaters located in the miniature villages offer ongoing musical and comedy shows. Action-packed rides include the Rattler, the world’s tallest, fastest wooden roller coaster, Die Fledermaus, a traditional swing ride, the new Bugs.
One of the largest zoos in the country, with over 3500 animals and 750 different species, the zoo offers a unique experience.
The Alamo is a worldwide attraction, where tourists want to see the old mission where Texans stood their ground and fought. The Alamo is centrally located in downtown San Antonio and surrounded by many gardens, pond, visitor center, and museum.
Take a day trip to see the scenic Hill Country and view the tree-studded limestone hills to the claim of “Texas’ friendliest people”. The clear running streams only add to the charm of the historic towns. In the month of April see the famous Blue Bonnets and other wildflowers. Day touring can be done in several days, but it’s best to absorb them at a slow pace.
Impressive limestone formations and caves surround the Hill Country, however, there is a special cave, “A Cave Without a Name”. Some say the most beautiful in Texas, but definitely too breathtaking to be named. The cave is easily accessible and it is a comfortable 66 degree climate to visit year round for the entire family.
Home to thousands of Mexican free trailed bats. View their nightly exodus June through October, just 15 miles outside of Comfort.
Texas wineries in the Hill Country are as beautiful to see, experience as they are to taste! Texas Hill Country is home to these locations: Sister Creek Vineyards, Comfort Cellars, Becker’s, Dry Comal Creek, and many more. All specializing in varieties of Cabernets, blush, Chardonnays, Ports, Chenin Blanc, Pinot Noir and many other varieties. These vineyards are a brilliant experience to see the Hill Country at its best. Vineyard tour maps are available in our General Store.
The clear-flowing water of the Guadalupe River, with banks lined by huge bald cypress trees, is the 1939 acre park’s most outstanding natural feature. On its winding path through a segment of the Texas Hill Country, the river is noted for its ruggedness and scenic beauty as it courses over four natural rapids and two steep limestone bluffs which reflect its awesome erosive power.
This 5211.7 acre park, located east of Johnson City, is located along the banks of scenic Pedernales River. This area, formerly the Circle Bar Ranch, typifies the Edwards Plateau terrain.
The Buckhorn is located on the outskirts of historic Comfort, Texas, at the foothills of the Hill Country. A short thirty minute ride up I-10, and you’re far enough away to enjoy yourself, but still close enough to get back in time for dinner. Offers golfers and their families a relaxing and enjoyable day out on the course, but the rural setting and attractive facilities provide an ideal place for hosting a variety of functions, such as corporate tournaments and charity fundraisers. Exceptional service and excellent course conditions make The Buckhorn the perfect choice for your next individual or group golf outing.
Nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill Country just north of San Antonio, Texas, the resort provides breathtaking views of the Hill Country and downtown San Antonio from one of the highest points in the area. Ranked #2 on the “Top 30 Resorts in North America” and among the “Top 50 Golf Resorts in the U.S.” by Conde Nast Traveler, the $115-million hilltop retreat combines the best in golf with the best of luxury. In the spring of 2001, the resort gained another 18 holes with the opening of The Palmer Course at La Cantera, designed by the golfing legend. An acclaimed Golf Academy features state-of-the-art equipment, a talented staff and unique corporate and group programs.
The Hill Country Golf Club meets all the standards of a truly great golf club and resort experience. The 10,369 yard course is a beautiful, but challenging. All 27-holes were designed by the nationally acclaimed golf course architectural firm, Arthur Hills and Associates. And 9 Additional holes were recently completed in may 2005.