In the springtime, add an additional 46 miles on your trip to check out one of the area’s best-kept secret wildflower spots:
1-A. Pecan Grove Store
5244 N State Highway 16, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
This historic ice house and beer garden has been a local hub and live music venue since 1967. Stop by for a monthly swap meet or weekly Sunday pickers’ circle, get a signature Dino Burger Thursday through Saturday or just enjoy a cold beverage in the pecan grove.
2-A. Willow City Loop
Willow City Loop, Willow City, TX 78675
March through May, the pastures alongside this scenic, rural loop in Willow City burst into colorful life with wildflowers. Between the bluebonnet meadows and sweeping Hill Country vistas, Willow City Loop is a springtime must-see.
Now take 1631 south to rejoin the trip at the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Park in Stonewall, or retrace your steps to Fredericksburg and join us at our first stop.