Where to Find the Best Fall Colors in the Texas Hill Country

While you may not think of fall as the prime time to visit Wimberley, think again! The combination of incredible weather and beautiful natural scenery make this a fantastic time to plan a getaway! Plus, there are some incredible events and fall colors in the Texas Hill Country during this time of the year. 

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Discover the Best Fall Colors in the Texas Hill Country 

Jacob’s Well Natural Area 

Jacob’s Well is a beautiful artesian spring in Wimberley and serves as the headwaters to Cypress Creek. While swimming isn’t an option in autumn, you can feast your eyes on the beautiful fall foliage. Hike around the park and soak in the showcase of vibrant colors accenting this Hill Country gem.  

Blue Hole Regional Park 

Cypress trees stretch over the clear, aquamarine waters of the swimming hole at Blue Hole Regional Park in Wimberley. Like Jacob’s Well, swimming is not an option outside of the summer months, but this is one of the best places near the Blair House Inn to view fall colors in the Texas Hill Country. 

Hamilton Pool Preserve 

The Hamilton Pool Preserve boasts perhaps the best scene of fall colors in the Texas Hill Country. You’ll feel as you are in a private oasis as you walk into this natural theater of limestone outcroppings surrounded by fall foliage. This gorgeous rock structure stands 50 feet over a large natural swimming hole created when the roof of an underground river caved in, leaving this serene grotto-shaped area. Stop by one of the distilleries in Dripping Springs for a refreshing drink after leaving the preserve. 

Pedernales Falls State Park 

Pedernales Falls States Park is home to a collection of giant rock slabs in the middle of the Pedernales River, creating a series of cascading waterfalls. An accent of fall colors around the edge of the rocks makes the park even more beautiful during autumn. You can also hike, bike, or go horseback riding on the miles of trails weaving throughout the state park. 

Fall Events in Wimberley 

Taste of Wimberley 

Fall colors aren’t the only thing to feast on during your trip to the Texas Hill Country. Taste of Wimberley features tons of local breweries, restaurants, products, and live entertainment at the Chester Franklin Rodeo Grounds. You won’t want to miss this fall celebration! 

Wings Over Wimberley 

Wings Over Wimberley is one of the most sensational fall events in the Texas Hill Country. Enjoy a spectacle like no other as Mexican Free-tail bats fly out from under the Cypress Creek Bridge into the sky. There is also a daytime event full of local vendors! 

Wimberley Market Days 

Wimberley Market Days offer visitors a fantastic way to shop locally. Hundreds of vendors sell local goods, products, and food. They take place every first Saturday of the month from March through December!   

Plan Your Texas Hill Country Fall GetawayBlair House Inn - San Gabriel Cottage Porch 

Head back to your room at the Blair House Inn after exploring the fall colors of Hill Country. Our beautiful Inn is home to a collection of upscale accommodations and amenities that make a stay at our Inn second-to-none. Delectable cuisine is at the heart of our mission, and our fine dining restaurant allows you to indulge in a delicious array of gourmet eats. You can also enhance your stay by booking one of our cooking classes, enjoying a spa service, or one of our many specials. Treat yourself to a relaxing getaway at the Blair House Inn!   

Start planning your Texas Hill Country getaway by booking one of our accommodations today. We look forward to welcoming you to our Inn. 



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