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historic BOERNE Texas

DRIVE TIME 15 MINUTES
Your Fair Oaks Ranch home is just a short drive from Boerne, a city that offers recreational opportunities highlighted by River Road Park, which traces the banks of the Cibolo River. If you’re into fishing, you must visit Boerne City Lake. Shopping opportunities include an abundance of antique stores, art galleries and specialty shops, plus you’ll never go hungry with Boerne’s extensive array of extraordinary restaurants along its’ historic Main Street.

old NO.9 GREENWAY – a SCENIC nature trail in BOERNE

Stroll through Boerne and through time on the Old No. 9 Greenway, once a Native American pathway called the Pinta Trail and later a wagon trail for early settlers. Now a scenic nature trail, the greenway is infused with the history of the SA&AP Railroad. The trail is 1.4 miles long, and includes:

Shady pavilion reminiscent of passenger and bagger platforms
Three drinking fountains
Doggie drinking fountain

Spray mister to keep visitors cool
Six rest stops
Informational signs

outdoor FUN

DRIVE TIME 10 TO 20 MINUTES
Cibolo Nature Center, Kreutzberg Canyon Natural Area and Joshua Springs Park and Preserve in Boerne are readily accessible from Front Gate, as are Friedrich Wilderness Park and Crownridge Canyon Natural Area in San Antonio. Venture out for a hike or a picnic, enjoy a nature walk, or attend a park-sponsored event to learn about plants, birds, mammals and geology.

Natural BRIDGE CAVERNS

DRIVE TIME 45 MINUTES
Natural Bridge Caverns is one of the most treasured natural attractions Texas has to offer, and it’s within an hour of Fair Oaks Ranch! This breathtaking cavern system is a high-energy experience for people of all ages. Whether you’re a first-timer, an avid caver or somewhere in between, Natural Bridge Caverns is an unforgettable South Texas landmark.

beautiful downtown SAN ANTONIO

DRIVE TIME 30 MINUTES
A 30-minute drive will take you to downtown San Antonio and the world-famous River Walk, where you can do everything from taking a guided cruise on the river to touring the Alamo. Visit Market Square for delicious margaritas and Mexican food, listen to a mariachi band and shop in the one-of-a-kind stores. Attend concerts, sporting events and Broadway plays in one of the many fantastic downtown-area venues, such as the Majestic Theatre, the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts or the AT&T Center.

the scenic TEXAS HILL COUNTRY

DRIVE TIME 1 HOUR
In just an hour’s drive from Fair Oaks Ranch, you’ll reach the Texas Hill Country, where the charming and picturesque towns of Fredericksburg, Luckenbach, Comfort and Bandera — the cowboy capital of the world — await you. That means world-class bed-and-breakfasts, antique shops, restaurants and wineries are just a short trip from your home. The Hill Country is known for its laid-back lifestyle. You’ll come to know it as the perfect place to stage an escape from the real world without the stress of traveling far.

fun-filled AMUSEMENT PARKS

DRIVE TIME 30 MINUTES TO 1 HOUR
Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels and Six Flags Fiesta Texas and SeaWorld San Antonio provide amazing water parks to help your family beat the summer heat. Rides, entertainment, food and great fun are all the ingredients you need to create an incredible experience each time you visit.