: The Hunt Store
: Ingram Dam - water ski
: Several in Kerrville
: 1.5 miles - Elaine's Table and The Hunt Store
Deep in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, Casa del Rio Riverhouse is on 50 beautiful private acres, overlooking the Guadalupe River. You can swim, , fish, canoe, rock hunt, and enjoy the beauty. You can listen to the sound of the river and star gaze at night, and hike in the hills behind the Riverhouse. The winding roads along the river for many miles are very scenic. The area offers art and theatre at the Callioux Theatre, the Hill Country Art Foundation , and the Cowboy Art Museum in Kerrville, and the Point Theatre in Ingram. There is a Folk Music Festival and Texas Arts and Crafts Fair in Kerrville in the summer. In Ingram( 7 miles east) there is a dam for dam sliding, swimming and boating. At Crider's, in existance since 1927 just 1 mile away, there is a rodeo with dining and dancing under the stars from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
The area is well known for many private summer camps for children within a 4 mile radius. Many of these camps have been operating since the 1927.
There is an abundance of wildlife, including whitetail deer and axis deer. You will see them grazing in the fields surrounding the Riverhouse. There are many exotic ranches in the area where hunters from all over the country come to hunt bison, sika, fallow, axis and white tail deer, black buck antelope, addax, dama gazelle, aoudad, scimitar oryx and water buffalo.
About 45 miles to the west is Lost Maples State Park known for the beautiful fall foliage of the Maple Trees in November.
The area here has remarkable beauty with many hills 250 to 300 ft high. There are cypress trees along the river, also pecan trees, oak trees and sycamores. You will love it here and be so welcome.