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Westcave Preserve

Category: Sightseeing + Tours

Star Rte. 1, Austin, TX 78654


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Westcave Preserve - Reviews from across the web

Well worth the drive - user review
You would never expect to find this beauty in the Hill Country. Get John Ahrns to be your guide. He knows EVERYTHING about this place. Excellent learning opportunity for kids and adults. ...

Westcave Preserve | Museum/Attraction Review | Austin | Frommers.com - expert review
If you dont like the weather in one part of Westcave Preserve, you might like it better in another: Up to a 25°F (-4°C) difference in temperature has been recorded between the highest area of this beautiful natural habitat, an ar...

Directions and Hours - Visit Us - Westcave Preserve
Take Highway 281 to the village of Round Mountain. In Round Mountain, turn east on Ranch Road 962. Travel 17 miles on Ranch Road 962. The gate to Westcave Preserve will be on your left. (Note: To remain on Ranch Road 962, veer left at the y-interse...

Westcave Preserve
When architect Robert Jackson stepped into the Santa Maria degli Angeli Church in Rome two summers ago, the experience sparked the perfect idea needed to put the finishing touches on an architectural endeavor bac...

Westcave Preserve Photos
Tours run only on weekends. A guide will take a group of people along a wooded trail with a detour to the observation platform high above the Pedernales River. Along the way, our guide did a great job of educating us about plant and animal life in the area as well as the geology. As the group contin...

Westcave Preserve
Whereas the foliage at the top of the canyon resembles what most people think of when they picture the Hillcountry (Oaks, Junipers, grasslands) the vegetation in the canyon itself is far different. At times it more closely resembles what one might picture when thinking about Jurassic Park. Large Cyp...

Westcave Preserve - Austin - Reviews of Westcave Preserve - TripAdvisor
You would never expect to find this beauty in the Hill Country. Get John Ahrns to be your guide. He knows EVERYTHING about this place. Excellent learning opportunity for kids and adults. New nature center is awsome. You'll appreciate the coolness in the cave. Wear good hiking shoes for the descent i...

Westcave Preserve - Round Mountain, TX 78663
The tour guide we went with (you must be with a guide - it is a preserve and they are very serious about keeping it pristine) was a bearded, friendly old guy in Tevas who can tell you anything you want to know about the plants and animals on the preserve, so be sure to ask some questions and get an ...

Handbook of Texas Online - WESTCAVE PRESERVE
as unappropriated school land, but the state sold it in the 1950s. The property changed ownership several times and was much abused by campers and tourists who admired the natural beauty but took little care to preserve it. In 1974 John Covert Watson, an Austin resident, purchased twenty-six acres a...

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